Author Archives: Old Bent Nail

About Old Bent Nail

Observer, Baby-boomer, Old Dog learning new tricks! My interests are few but varied, from my crafty, precious wife, to Beekeeping, Photography, Home & Garden, Drag Racing and Veterans Affairs.

The morning after

Originally posted on Tommy Tomlinson:
I spent election night alone in a Raleigh hotel. An interview didn’t turn out the way I hoped it would. The rest of the night didn’t turn out the way I hoped it would, either.…

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Walt Longmire for President!

Yeah, he is a fictional character, however character is exactly what we are missing on the ballot in 2016! Walt Longmire for President!! Get your tee or hoodie here => Available for a LIMITED TIME only.

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Ham and Swiss Quiche My Way

The cooking establishment has, for years, made quiche sound daunting to prepare. There are many jokes out there about you girls finding a man that can cook quiche. Well, she has! So now here is my secret recipe for all … Continue reading

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Remember When Charlie Sheen Was?

Perhaps it is just another story of success leading to excess, however there are some folks in my generation who still want Charlie to win. Nobody has forgotten his spectacular 2011 meltdown departure from Two and a Half Men (on Today, … Continue reading

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Glazed Corned Beef With Rotkohl

We decided to wait for our St Patrick’s Day meal until tonight since we both had to work Thursday, & I wanted to do this recipe right. My wife suggested rotkohl instead of simple steamed cabbage. Now why didn’t I … Continue reading

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Who Will Save Our Once Great Republic?

Who will rise up and save our once great Republic? Is that comment treading on sacrilegious ground because of the widely accepted belief that this is a land God has chosen and set apart? So America is already saved, right? … Continue reading

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Originally posted on The Selvedge Yard:
Steve McQueen– ironically displaying his signature, perfect balance of allegiance and rebellion. * “I live for myself and I answer to nobody.” –Steve McQueen * Steve McQueen personified the “anti-hero” in Hollywood at a…

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