Tag Archives: Tulsa

Where went those innocent times?

At some point, youthful pride diminishes, to be taken over by what might pass as elderly scholarship, in allowing us the joy of holding our grandchildren and rocking them from crying to snuffling to deep sleep. I’ve embraced that. That … Continue reading

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TV spokespersons: not always the model job.

Not every television commercial is better for the presence of the president or CEO delivering the message. Sure, Dave Thomas was endearing as the Wendy’s spokesman. He named the company for his daughter and everyone knew he was a big … Continue reading

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Bennigan’s rising from the dead near Dallas.

Remember Bennigan’s? In Tulsa, it was located near 71st and Yale and shut down without warning in 2008. It was not the only location that disappeared, and not the only brand of restaurant that went missing. Bennigan’s was never really … Continue reading

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Fall weather, football, high school memories.

Deep down, I suppose I’ve never really quit considering McAlester as my home town. Wasn’t born there, but graduated from high school at dear old MHS. My freshman year, the Buffaloes won the state football championship. During football season back … Continue reading

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