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Watch Out, MBM: Ruiz For Congress

By Bob Garrison Dr. Raul Ruiz! Drop the “Dr.”, and the name brings to mind a vaudeville comic or a Cuban band leader (“…starring Raul Ruiz and His Maracas!”) On the other hand, with those plump cheeks and sparkling eyes, … Continue reading

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A Piece Of Ass

by Bob Garrison Driving home, I took the long way to avoid traffic. As I was fiddling with the radio, trying to find a tune to hum, something caught my eye, just off the road, in a pile of detritus. … Continue reading

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Ulysses and the Sirens in Cathedral City

By Bob Garrison A while back I was disturbed to read in the Desert Sun that a Cathedral City police officer was himself arrested for trying to touch three lady swimmers in a backyard pool, late at night. He disrobed … Continue reading

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“Page One” Needs A Rewrite

By Bob Garrison Playing at our premier art movie house is a new documentary titled “Page One: Inside the New York Times”. I wasn’t prepared for such a cathartic afternoon. The film covers the brief time it took the employees … Continue reading

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Desert Fashion Plaza: The Final Solution?

              By Bob Garrison   Why did Wessman change the plan for the Fashion Plaza? The first plan, designed by the city, used the museum as a pivot. With attractions for the public and … Continue reading

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Zsa Zsa Gabor, 1917 – God Knows When

By your humble blogger, Robert Chandler Garrison I’m sorry that Zsa Zsa is about to meet her maker, but I’m not in such good shape either. Meaning, I’d better write the story while I can. I‘d hate to be upstaged … Continue reading

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‘Win Win’ Is A Winner

The moment I sat down in the theatre and saw the beginning of Win Win, I wanted to run out. I just figured, in the first 5 minutes, that it was a tough film about a family struggling to survive … Continue reading

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