random thoughts for Thursday February 6th, 2014

HEY…A NEW WAY OF THINKING….

MjAxMy1mYjZjZDcyNmQ5YTVmNjY5

this blog that you love so much is sponsored by your friends at PIERSON FORD IN ABERDEEN….okay, it’s tax time…for some it’s a good time…for some…eh, not so much….BUT, if you are getting a refund this year, why not “double it” at PIERSON FORD….it’s our annual “DOUBLE YOUR TAX REFUND” going on now….when you get your money back, bring it in and we’ll match you up to $1,000 on the vehicle you’re looking for!!! and don’t forget, our vehicle lineup literally changes daily….people buy new cars and trucks and trade their vehicles in….we give them a bumper to bumper checkup, clean them spotless and get them on the lot for you….

and remember that with PIERSON FORD, there is the 100 percent finance guarantee…..if your credit has suffered in the past, don’t worry…we’re only worried about helping you recreate your credit for the future…..

h_logo

FordLogoFlames

call us at PIERSON FORD at 1-800-627-1237……see our lineup online at: http://piersonford.com/ or better yet, meet with us face to face in the auto plaza, north highway 281 in ABERDEEN SOUTH DAKOTA……

1. READY TO LAUGH? HERE WE GO…..

sadly enough, I think I have ALL of these issues with my car…I mean, body…..

599809_598157890229911_1713511984_n

UMMM…NOW WHAT THE HECK DO I DO?

1535030_464992186934263_202060386_n

do you know how much a chicken’s surgery costs? A COUPLE OF BAWCKS……

1601373_464454660321349_638025192_n

SERIOUSLY? MCDONALDS CAN DO THIS?

156959_463740957059386_1876918718_n

yep…it would be a catastrophe without computers…..

156280_464442126989269_163804975_n

2. GUESS WHAT TIME IT IS?

1566411

that’s right, its OLYMPICS TIME…In beautiful SOCHI, IDAHO……no wait…it’s SOCHI, RUSSIA…….my mistake…..here’s the deal…absolutely no disrespect intended, but I don’t watch the Olympics…..never have…..I can’t tell you why, I have just never gotten into them….don’t get me wrong…I RESPECT what the people have done to train…..I ADMIRE what they are doing, and I CELEBRATE when they win, but I just don’t watch them….my wife on the other hand? I’m surprised she doesn’t take days off from work to watch it……

3. So……I am having youth group last night at my church in HECLA, SOUTH DAKOTA…..and I am doing “Valentine’s Day trivia.” don’t know what this next one has to do with that, other than the man has a name of VALENTINE…but, I found it interesting…….

a man named VALENTINE TAPLEY, who was a democrat, hated republicans…..and he despised ABRAHAM LINCOLN….in fact, when LINCOLN was running for President, TAPLEY announced that “if Lincoln wins, I will never shave again.” well, LINCOLN WON….and VALENTINE TAPLEY never shaved again…it’s true…..

when this man died in 1910, his beard had grown to 12 FOOT SIX INCHES….yep…and I have a picture to verify the story…..

tumblr_mo8l74k5AT1qkwvcoo1_500

I know a couple of celebrities who were going to leave AMERICA if a certain man was named President….they didn’t uphold their end of the bargain…DANG IT….they should have taken a page from the book of VALENTINE TAPLEY…..

4. in the “I thought she had died” category for today, it’s ZSA ZSA GABOR’S birthday……she turns 97 today….you heard the stories right…she has been at death’s door many many times, but has always survived…obviously……

anyway, we want to salute this grand ole woman during her 97th birthday….ZSA ZSA GABOR has been an actress, singer, Broadway star…all of it….and did you know, A BEAUTY QUEEN? that’s right, Miss GABOR was “MISS HUNGARY 1936.”

Zsa Zsa Gabor 1

queen-poster

such a beautiful woman…..

081610zsazsa26

here are a couple of recent pictures of the birthday girl……we absolutely wish her the very best in her final stages of this life!!!

article-1352646-0D0183EF000005DC-904_468x586

article-1354877-0D141B44000005DC-913_468x312

5. remember “B.J. HUNNICUTT” on the hit tv show M*A*S*H? well, his character was played by actor MIKE FARRELL…..MIKE turns 75 today…yeah, I said SEVENTY FIVE…wow…where did the time go?

363px-Mike_Farrell_MASH_1975

mike_farrell_as_bj_hunnicut_thumb3

in recent years, MIKE FARRELL has become an activist for a lot of causes…mostly human rights…and, he was awarded PETA’S humanitarian award back in 2001….here’s MIKE FARRELL recently…

(Newscom TagID: wennphotos064878)

6. Well, one of the “WALTON BOYS” is having a birthday today….JON WALMSLEY played the song “JASON WALTON” on the hit tv show “THE WALTONS.”

34B_00130600

evidently the music he played on the tv show was for real, because JON has been involved in music since them….he has played with the likes of MERLE HAGGARD, THE DOOBIE BROTHERS, THE BEACH BOYS, RICHARD MARX and dozens of other stars……he also was the original voice of CHRISTOPHER ROBIN on “WINNIE THE POOH.” here’s JON WALMSLEY today at 58……

at "The Waltons" 40th Anniversary Reunion, Wilshire Ebell Theater, Los Angeles, CA 09-29-12

7. speaking of “THE WALTONS”, I thought I would share a cool picture of them at a reunion in the last couple of years…….of course, we all know the family by heart…..

gty_waltons_1972_ssmain_lpl_121001_wg

the show starred RALPH WAITE as “JOHN WALTON” the papa, and MISS MICHAEL LEARNED as the mom, “OLIVIA WALTON.” you may remember that when they showed the credits of the show, she was listed as “MISS MICHAEL LEARNED”…that’s so some people weren’t confused about her being a man or woman…….

here’s a picture of their 40th anniversary reunion a couple of years ago….I thought that papa RALPH was on there, too, but I didn’t see him…so, I put another picture of him on here….by the way, RALPH WAITE is 85….MISS MICHAEL LEARNED is 74…..

gty_ralph_waite_waltons_ss_lpl_121001_ssh

8. I don’t watch “THE BIGGEST LOSER”, because, as you’ve heard me say before, “I DON’T WATCH REALITY SHOWS…MY REALITY IS HARD ENOUGH.”

anyway, my beautiful wife watches the show…….and after they named this year’s winner, the debate started….is she TOO SKINNY? this years winner is 24 year old RACHEL FREDERICKSON….are you ready for this?

SHE LOST 155 POUNDS…YEAH…155……(she basically lost a Backstreet Boy…)

rs_1024x759-140205073728-1024_Rachel-Frederickson-Biggest-Looser_jl_020614

heck, I thought she was pretty hot and beautiful when she was larger…….so, what do you think? is she “too skinny?” is losing that much weight hard on you? here’s my deal…I DON’T CARE…it’s her life…..the only thing is, I think sometimes these reality shows go into “dark waters.” One of these days, someone is going to die on a reality show, and all hell will break loose…..until then, sit back, grab some popcorn and watch someone else’s misery…….

9. JOKE OF THE DAY:

There was once a man who was in a bar, terribly drunk. The bartender noticed this, and when he asked for another beer, the bartender politely told him that he was too drunk to be served another drink. The man leaves. He walks in the side door and asks the bartender for a beer. A little frustrated, the bartender repeats the answer he said before. The man leaves. He then comes in the other side door, walks to the bartender and asks for a beer. The bartender is annoyed, and tells the man he is too drunk and to get a ride home and leave his bar. He leaves. He then comes in the BACK door, comes the the bartender, and before he can say a word, the bartender explodes at him. “I told you already, you are way to drunk, you can not have another beer! Get out of my bar!” Disgruntled, the man looks at the bartender and asks, “GEEZ, MAN…HOW MANY BARS DO YOU WORK AT?”

HAVE A FANTASTIC DAY MY FRIENDS….

JAY DEAN

Advertisements

About jaydeanhcr

Jay Dean spent 25 years in the radio business working morning shows and having fun on the air. He then turned his attention to working at Pierson Ford in Aberdeen in vehicle sales. Jay also helps out ministering at three different churches in the area. Jay is at St. John's Lutheran in Hecla, SD, Trinity Lutheran in Houghton, SD, and Grace Covenant Lutheran in Aberdeen, SD. Jay is blessed to have his beautiful wife Jeannie by his side, and received the two greatest gifts he could ever receive in his sons Tyler and Mitchell. Jay's interests including listening to classic country music, including his favorite Hank Williams, SR., and watching his beloved Washington Redskins and Minnesota Wild.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s