The 12 noon serving – July 22, 2015

        A few months ago I was going through a real rough patch: I struggle witH anxiety and depression. Lee Bertsch is a dear friend and was the senior pastor at Zion Baptist Community Church, where I worship. Lee came over to our condo every few weeks for a visit. We’d get […]

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July 22, 2017

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Since it’s baseball season, a chapter from our book: Corn starch and windsor knots

From Disabled? Hell no! I’m a Sit-down Comic with my co-author Jim Taylor  “Send him,” Brian said. “Send him to second.” On a warm Edmonton evening in late June 1973, Brian Wilkes leaned over to whisper in my ear. Very slowly I moved my right hand over and touched my left elbow. The runner on […]

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May 30, 2017

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Can you believe it’s been 30 years this week for Rick Hansen?

Remember this on May 22, 1987, barely an hour after he rolled into Oakridge Shopping Mall in Vancouver.     I was so very fortunate to cover Rick’s Man in Motion World Tour for four months for the Edmonton Journal.  Watch for a few memories coming right here, including a tale about a pair of […]

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Tait’s Eight: 8 Reasons why I love Fort Edmonton Park

      When our grandson Nicholas was 2 years old, he was a big fan of Thomas the Tank Engine. My wife Joan quickly took the cue and took him  to Fort Edmonton Park to ride the Park’s train. Nicholas meet the train crew and quickly became a  fan of the Park. Over the […]

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Tait’s Eight for May 18, 2017 — Let’s Help Dr. Bob

        The story   THE BIO   CLICK HERE TO TURN ON THE TV AND FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE STEADWARD CENTRE         A SONG THAT MIRROR’S DR. BOB                  

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The Progressive Tait’s 8 for May 16, 2012

Eight small things to, hopefully, make your day huge.         WERE YOU AT THE WINSPEAR LAST NIGHT TO HEAR CHRIS HADFIELD? IF SO PLEASE   Hello everyone,Team Alberta Sledge is the 2017 Canadian Sledge Hockey Champions again!!!!  Yes, Team Alberta defended its National title and won its second title in a row […]

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