Category Archives: Off topic but interesting

What does this mean?

More frequently in the Ask Roz Blue Mountains Facebook page you’ll see posts starting with (i). The (i) is to show you that this is a “Facebook Instant Article” that is enhanced to open instantly and beautifully on your phone. The experience is totally different to the one you get via a web browser. You… Read More »

1940’s Land of Fair Dinkum ~ A short travelogue.

This is a great look back at Australia and how some saw it. It’s a Fair Dinkum travelogue. “Made in 1948, “Land of Fair Dinkum” is a travelogue about Australia. This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA. http://www.PeriscopeFilm.com… Read More »

HAPPY THURSDAY – Today is Barbara Feldon’s 81st Birthday

Who could forget Barbara Feldon playing Agent 99 on the hit television series Get Smart. Prior to her career in entertainment, she won the grand prize on the show The $64,000 Question in the category on William Shakespeare. She was first noticed in the now famous “Top Brasss” men’s hair gel commercial. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbara_Feldon http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Get_Smart Ask… Read More »

Micky Dolenz turns 70 today

You know you’re getting old when you hear Micky Dolenz is having his 70th Birthday Day. You know you’re young when you say “Who’se Micky Dolenz?” You know you’re really getting old when you can remember him in Circus Boy.   Best of all, we know him from The Monkeys George Michael “Micky” Dolenz, Jr. (born March 8,… Read More »