Category Archives: Cats

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Arrivederchi

Rome, Florence, Lugano here I come…. that is if I can get Howard out of the suitcase.

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Pack up the babies, grab the old ladies….

In a convertible with five other girls, driving down 101 on our way back to Isla Vista and the home of UC Santa Barbara, which we all attended. Cracklin Rosie came on the radio. Continue reading

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The Can Opener’s Gone to the Dogs

You read it. And if you click the link below, you can read about it, it= a dog named Sam. Click here to read Walking Wisdom. Search on Sam for the Can Opener’s tail…(yes, I meant that ail instead of … Continue reading

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SFO and Air New Zealand Responds

It looks like justice is imminent for my dog friends. SFO responded first offering profuse apologies but saying all they could do is contact Air New Zealand and ask them to deal with the problem. Next came a note to … Continue reading

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Higgons, Brissie, Molly, and Doug’s Tail of Travel

Folks, I know it might come as a surprise that I, Howard Hawks, feline extraordinaire would post about the travails of dogs. However, what happened to my three four-legged friends and their Can Openers at the hands of Air New … Continue reading

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Brief thoughts on “The End”

LOST Did they die in the plane crash? Did their island life happen? Are you satisfied? Are you peeved? I think the one thing everyone can agree about is the Lost finale is polarizing.  Beyond that, I will let all … Continue reading

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Something smells in my hallway

Today I want to talk about global problems illustrated on the local level. It starts with a smell in the hallway between our front door and the great beyond (great beyond in feline terms equals that which lies beyond the … Continue reading

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I grow old … I grow old …

“Old rockin’ chair’s got me/ Cane by my side/ Fetch me that gin, son/ ‘Fore I tan your hide.”* Old age my friends. If I wore pants, the bottoms would be rolled. Old age–your hearing goes, your lift off goes, … Continue reading

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Earth Hour Tonight

Join the world in celebrating Earth Hour tonight. Turn off your lights from 8:30-9:30 PM, your time zone. Can Opener is unplugging all the stuff before she departs for a liberal location where the lights will be off. Me? I … Continue reading

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Green Police

Just pausing to comment on my favorite Super Bowl XLIV ad. Green Police Felt just like home here at the compound. Howard out!

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