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Tomconroy

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Name: Tom Conroy
Gender: Male
Hometown: CT
Home country: USA
Member since: Sat Mar 6, 2021, 07:56 PM
Number of posts: 3,637

About Me

65 years old. Lifelong democrat. Saw JFK in New Haven CT on election eve 1960. I was all of 5 years old. Cast my first vote for Jimmy Carter. Stayed up all night at the English Speaking Union I London to watch the returns. We celebrated the results about 9 AM London time. I cried the morning I learned Bobby Kennedy had been shot. I don't think I ever quite recovered, although President Obama's election helped a lot. These days I'm a moderate democrat and a cultural conservative. I miss the world of good manners, fancy dress and dancing cheek to cheek. Big TCM fan.

Journal Archives

What's New? - Charlie Watts Quintet

Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered - The Charlie Watts Quintet

I Could Write A Book - Dinah Washington



Rodgers and Hart - Pal Joey

Autumn in New York - Bobby Short



All his life he called himself a saloon singer, but he had an entry in the Social Register.

Arizona vote 'Audit' still MIA

The report from Cyber Ninjas wasn't delivered as promised on Monday supposedly because three ninjas caught Covid. A special meeting of the Arizona state committee that was to review the audit met in a room on Wednesday expecting delivery of the audit then. They sat around for a while twiddling their thumbs. It never arrived. Didn't come Thursday either.

https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/politics/arizona/2021/08/25/arizona-audit-cyber-ninjas-keep-senate-waiting-report/5595434001/

Friends In Low Places - Garth Brooks



Come on Everybody! Sing the chorus with me!

In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening - Bing Crosby



In the shank of the night, when the doings are right, tell them we'll be there!

Around the World (In Eighty Days) - Bing Crosby



I looked and there weren't many vocal versions out there. Of course Bing's was the best.

S'Wonderful - Twiggy and Tommy Tune



The Gershwins, of course.

Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree - The Andrews Sisters



Another great song from the Sisters!
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