Shall we start this Saturday Soliloquy with a thought from the ol’ soapbox?
Thoughts on happenings in the city of Madera.
We have all heard of the FFA (Future Farmers of America), but we could have a couple of FFMs (Future Famous Maderans) in a couple years.
This week I had the honor of talking with some old timers that had been around for a while. A couple others had just been around. When I mentioned old Madera to one, the smile ran away from his face.
Want to read something funny? I just learned that the IRS will no longer accept checks over $100 million. That means Donald Trump and I will have to write two checks to the IRS. Now that’s funny.
That was one of the titles suggested by dear and dedicated reader, Linda Recalde, for this beginning-of-the-weekend birdcage liner.
Not that pond where we see the sunset, but the one those Easterners see the sunrise every morning and ships and airliners depart New York for the British Isles.
Our annual shindig at the fairgrounds starts tomorrow and as always I’m encouraging you locals (not yokels) to purchase food and refreshments from the many service club booths at the fair.