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About AverageAndy

An average guy living a great life in New Jersey.

Things are good

Been a crazy start to 2023. Adam Rich (Nicolas on Eight is Enough) passed at age 54, Robbie Knievel (son of great daredevil Evil Knievel) passes at age 60, and Astronaut, Cosmonauts stuck on Space Station extra month. But there … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2023

Hope everybody had a Happy and Healthy New Year and welcome to 2023. Just going to jump in and write down some thoughts and observations Here is the new song “Panopticom” from the great Peter Gabriel. Really like it and … Continue reading

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RIP Pele (1940 – 2022)

RIP Pele – The best ever to play the game of Soccer. Will always will remember Pele for his bicycle kick for a goal in the classic movie “Victory” Highly recommended. Here is is a link to Peles’ Wikipedia Site … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Only 3 more days until Christmas. While it doesn’t look like we will have a white Christmas here on the east coast, it is supposed to be very cold (especially on Saturday). But not as cold as some parts of … Continue reading

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Survivor / The Amazing Race recaps plus random thoughts on a Rainy Friday

Both “Survivor” and “The Amazing Race” ended there latest seasons last week and both did not disappoint, While the Amazing Race took a while to gain its footing (thanks to it being pushed back an hour for failed experiment of … Continue reading

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They don’t make movies like this anymore

Growing up in the 70s / 80s, they used to make big budget disaster movies, with a cast of all-stars. Movies like “Airport”, “The Towering Inferno”, and the “Poseidon Adventure” did great in the box-office, and then became staples of … Continue reading

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Kirstie Alley (1951 – 2022)

Very sad to see the passing of Kirstie Alley yesterday. Besides taking over for Shelly Long on “Cheers” for 6 years, she also had a part in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn as Saavik and had the following … Continue reading

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Better Late than Never

Still having trouble motivating myself to write, but will continue to push myself to take some time and jot down things that caught my attention, or updates on the Television, Movies, Books, and Sports shows and events that interest me. … Continue reading

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Power Through

Having a tough time getting myself motivated to update my blog. Not that I don’t have a lot of interesting stuff to write about, its just that it has seemed like a daunting task to actually take some time and … Continue reading

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RIP Gallagher

Sad to see that comedian Gallagher has passed away at the age of 76 Remember watching his specials on Showtime HBO back in the 80s Born Leo Anthony Gallagher Jr., the mononymous comedian became a household name in 1980 with … Continue reading

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