I fell asleep to “Foo Fighters” the album “Wasting Light”

I exercised to “Beastie Boys” the album “Hello Nasty”

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Kim was running a bit late this morning so while she got ready to leave @ 7:00 am, I came out of our room @ 6:30 & got through 1/2 of my exercise. I get up & just get it out of the way.

I guess I should do a more in depth weekend update? Kim’s parents were here, I always like seeing them. They’re FANTASTIC people, that raised 3 great kids. Friday evening we ordered supper from “East Side Mario’s” & just watched some TV. Saturday everyone went shopping, I’m not big on shopping, I stayed home. Later on in the afternoon we went to Kim’s older sister’s place (Sherry & James’ place to hang out & visit. Sherry fired up the BBQ & made burgers for us all! Sunday was our day to do some cleaning & other stuff so Kim could be ready for the week. I showered, Kim buzzed my head as usual, so that I look like “Powder”. I cleaned what I could & tried to go as quickly as I could to watch a movie at my parents place in the home theater room in the basement. We watched “Deadpool” not “Powder”

Deadpool is an R rated action/comedy movie & definitely not for kids!

OK, that baseball game yesterday was laughable 13-3 for the visiting Tampa Bay Rays? Now I know what other teams fan base felt like against the Toronto Blue Jays in August & September last year. Good thing they had those fights with Texas on Sunday, it really made the team better & the millionaires will get their suspensions today, that will really help matters. Bautista & Encarnacion’s contracts are finished with the Jays at the end of the season. At this point, I don’t think I’d offer either of them a contract. Let someone else pick up the dead weight. Aren’t most sports a business of “What have you done for me lately?”? Bautista & Encarnacion haven’t done much of anything this year so far. The dollar amount for their contracts seems to be getting much smaller with each game.

^^I hope they all feel better now after they lost that game? A broken bone will heal, a suspension/fine will pass a WIN is forever.

Now it’s wait & see who’s suspended & how many people are allowed to be on the field. Each team has a 25 man roster. I counted about 4 people who will likely be suspended & fined.

Charades on Jimmy Fallon with guests


Ozzy & son, Jack Osbourne, will air a documentary on the History Channel.


Corey Taylor (Slipknot & Stone Sour singer) backstage story of Marilyn Manson


33 years ago Iron Maiden released ‘Piece of Mind’


Lil Deuce Deuce/Todd Bryanton remix


Anybody ever heard of them? Do you like what you’re told is “post-grunge”


New group with former Slipknot drummer, Joey Jordison. VIMIC


Another glowing review for the new “Tremonti” album ‘Dust’


Andy Samberg last night on Jimmy Fallon


Carpool karaoke with James Corden, Demi Lovato, & Nick Jonas

Regina based country music artist Chris Henderson

A live review of The Watchmen. Old review before they were here at the Casino


I’ll leave you in song.


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“In Flanders Field”


I hope all of the Canadians out there are wearing their poppies!


This is how Canada thanks the veterans in November. If I could I’d wear a poppy year ’round but then it wouldn’t mean as much. If you get a month for breast cancer & Movember for men’s cancer. Why not an entire month wearing a poppy? Equally as important? Instead we wear a poppy from November 1st to the 11th no poppies tomorrow. Either way, THANK YOU to those that have died protecting our country!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I went to a beer tasting last night with my dad at the Willow Park liquor store. Yes I wore my poppy! 18 steps up to the tasting area. Probably sampled 20+ different flavours/brands of beer. $25.00 come sample beer for an hour & a half. Then get 5% off with your ticket of whatever you want in the store. It’s not a huge place like the Calgary location, but there are different brands & flavours I’ve never had! We didn’t drive to or from the beer tasting. Kim & my mom dropped us off & my brother picked us up & helped me down the stairs. No, I wasn’t launched off the top step in my wheelchair!

Do I care if I see a “moon” onstage? As long as I don’t see any other nudity that’s fine with me!


I’m hopeful to see Trivium, who I’ve seen 3 times but twice with technical issues, in Saskatoon as well as Lamb of God, who I’ve seen once!

New “Halestorm” music video for the song “I am the Fire” I just saw tour dates, Moose Jaw on Tuesday, Saskatoon on Wednesday.


Tuesday’s Rock It Out Blog

I’m still not a big hip-hop fan. I do like the Lauryn Hill album somewhat.

“Iron Maiden” frontman Bruce Dickinson shares his life story


I pretty much look like “Powder” after a hair & beard trim!

Can’t say I’m a fan of “Hellyeah”


AC/DC’s “Thunderstruck” gets Dubstep & Bagpipe treatment


Barenaked Ladies perform “Duct Tape Heart” on Canada AM


I Mother Earth’s facebook status

“BLOSSOM is #1 most added track at rock radio!! Thanks to everybody for giving the song a chance!! Let’s get requesting and push it over the top! Every bit of effort is helping this endeavour that we are now all on together!”

“Royal Blood” signed vinyl & CD. I REALLY like this album, it’s FANTASTIC!!!!!!


Songs I like, “Third Ion” The most delicate/weird but good metal I have ever heard. When the album kicks off with a “Mega Man” song from the original Nintendo/NES, you know you’re in for a weird ride!! Yes, Justin Bender, guitarist, is a former member of “Into Eternity”. Both “Into Eternity” & “Third Ion” are Regina based bands.

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“I feel good about the good things and bad about the bad things”-David Eric Grohl