Posts tagged CBS “Sunday Morning”

‘A Christmas Story’ lives in our house

By | December 23, 2012 1:12 pm | 1 Comment

The annual tradition of 24 hours of “A Christmas Story” — the iconic 1982 movie about Ralphie and his Chicago family — begins Christmas Eve at 8 p.m. on WTBS. It has a spot in our family tradition because my oldest son Howie was nicknamed Ralphie by my wonderful neighbors — the Wood family. Howie,…


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Wipe out! Woman-made windshield wipers

By | March 30, 2012 4:28 am | 0 Comments

It’s Fashion Friday, but I had to tell everyone about something that goes way beyond fashion. Esurance brought it to my attention that Mary Anderson patented the windshield wiper in 1903. So, to close out March and Women’s History Month, here’s a salute to women and  Esurance’s research into female automotive pioneers: Alice Huyler Ramsey…


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