In The Time of Our Lives: Collected Writings, Peggy Noonan tells readers about her grandfather and the day he said good-bye to his father in Donegal. His father’s departing words to Ms. Noonan’s grandfather were, “Go now, and never come back to hungry Ireland again.” As Ms. Noonan explains, her grandfather had his struggles in […]
Archives for January 2016
RIP Bo Diddley, the New York Times writes of the Rock n’ Roll legend: It’s fitting that the guitarist and singer Bo Diddley was one of the first inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It was his rhythmic innovations that helped turn rhythm and blues into rock ’n’ roll. When he began […]
New Year’s greetings from America’s premier country inn, The Inn at Little Washington.