TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH.
MY DAY OFF!
I had a day off yesterday. Since
I'm technically retired you could say
I've got everyday off. But that's not
My schedule these days seems
to have me busier than when I put
in my 40 plus hours every week.
I probably put in as many or more
now. But the jobs are slightly
different and I don't get paid! That's
not a heck of a lot less than when I
did get paid so I can live with that.
One of the things that keeps me
busy is the weekly television show
I do on Electric City TV based in
Scranton. Every Monday I co-host
and produce a program that promotes
services available to the public or
upcoming public events. We do the
show live and record it at the same
time so it can be played back about
a dozen more times during the week
on Comcast channel 19. Rusty Fender
serves as my co-host and Mark Migilore
Since it's difficult to get a guest
to come in on holidays we sometimes
tape a program in advance to cover
a program scheduled for a holiday.
That's how I got yesterday, President's
It suddenly felt like I was actually
retired. A day when I didn't have to
put the suit and tie on and go into the
Instead I helped my grandson
with the train layout we're building
and caught a couple movies on TV.
The suit and tie stayed in the closet.
It was enjoyable. This "retired stuff"
isn't so bad!
Today's there's a "To Do List"
waiting including finding some
guests for upcoming programs on
my show. I've also got to catch up
with some friends with some phone
calls. None of that will require the
suit so it's still all good.
Hope you enjoyed your day
off and that all your NEWS is