Warren Beatty’s Steve Harvey Moment At Oscars

February 27, 2017 BFH 32

Update – The picture which won was a “black film.” Prepare yourself for cries of some sort of “ism” or “ist” that led to the Best Picture snafu. ~~~~~~~~~~ The best picture was awarded to some snoozefest called La La Land by presenter Warren Beatty. [Read More]

Man celebrates 70 years at the same hardware store

February 26, 2017 BFH 10

It’s a wonderful life. This man started working at a hardware store right after WWII and has never had to fill out another job application. He’s like family to the owners. Big box stores hover like a predator over Nicholson’s, but they’ve managed to carve [Read More]

Restoring Doc: The Miracle B-29

February 26, 2017 BFH 19

After decommissioning, B-29s were used as target practice in the desert. All were thought to be wrecks and swiss cheese. But someone found one out there that was restorable, a weird long shot. Here’s the story of the man who needed to bring DOC back to life. HT/ [Read More]

It’s TILLER Time

February 26, 2017 BFH 8

What’s a tiller? It’s almost a lost profession. A tiller is a fireman who steers the back of the truck. It enables a long truck to make tighter turns. Bt now engines are short (about 15 feet) and a tiller is not necessary. There are [Read More]

Jesse Jackson Jr.’s 6-figure government payout under scrutiny

February 26, 2017 BFH 22

WaExaminer: A government ethics expert wants the federal government to investigate former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.’s $138,000-a-year payout from a combination of worker’s compensation and Social Security disability benefits. The Chicago Tribune reported Jackson receives $100,000 per year in worker’s compensation benefits because he has [Read More]

Rock Star

February 26, 2017 BFH 30

An artist has carved a space for himself in the sitting position inside a limestone rock and has closed the halves around him. He intends on staying in there a week. (He has a cubby hole with food and drink.) He says the hard part [Read More]

Bill Paxton Dead at 61

February 26, 2017 BFH 36

TMZ update- We’re told Paxton underwent heart surgery and had complications post-op and suffered a fatal stroke. Fox -Actor Bill Paxton has died due to complications from surgery, People magazine reported. He was 61. “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton [Read More]

Make It Stop – Chelsea Being Groomed For Congressional Run

February 26, 2017 BFH 27

NY Post- Last November, Page Six reported that Chelsea was being groomed for a Congressional run. The Clintons “will not give up,” a source said. “Chelsea would be the next extension of the Clinton brand.” That’s the problem. Putting aside America’s exhaustion with dynastic politics, [Read More]

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