(How did I used to do this seven days a week? Clearly 2015 has done a number on my attention span.)
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 670 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 11 trips to carry that many people.
(For the record, I think that cable car analogy is weird, but that’s probably just because I live in the flattest of flatlands. You can look down one end of Main Street and see someone waving at you from across town.)
Thanks to everyone who read and/or commented on my blog this year! May all your blogs prosper in 2015, and may your followers be polite and numerous.
Christmas… I celebrate it. Fortunately I have some down time today between preparing and partying for this special post.
I didn’t intend that “goodbye” in my last post to be quite so dramatic. I fully intended to post on Sunday and Monday, but then work ate me alive. I don’t know why I was so surprised things picked up the closer it got to Christmas…
When was it recorded? Jul. 18, 1963
When was it first released, and on which album? Nov. 22 November 1963 on “With the Beatles”
Who wrote it? Smokey Robinson
Have I heard this song before? No
What my research dug up: