Monthly Archives: September 2015

MANTARIO OR MINNTARIO

THE CONTRARIAN WILLY BRANT’S DIARY — Joe and I were sitting in the kitchen having a beer after spending the afternoon straightening and propping up my old hay barn, more of a shed really, made of poles set in the … Continue reading

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SYLVESTER PUSSYCAT

THE CONTRARIAN All of you over age 50 remember TV cartoon character Sylvester Pussycat, and most of you under 30 have probably never heard of him. That’s because he spent most of his time trying to catch and eat Tweety … Continue reading

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DOLPHIN-BRAINS

THE CONTRARIAN A page from Willy Brant’s diary — Joe and I were returning from our periodic shopping trip to the Vermilion Bay co-op, where you can find real stuff, not just ‘made in China’ crap. Joe especially likes the … Continue reading

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DUNBARS NUMBER

THE CONTRARIAN A page out of Willy Brant’s diary –I dropped around to Joe’s place the other day to check on his progress baling hay. He still makes the small square bales for his small herd of cattle, says it … Continue reading

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