Helmut Berger plays the title role as a loner tormented by unrequited love for his cousin, Empress Elisabeth of Austria Romy Schneideran obsession with the music of Richard Wagner, and excessive state-funded expenditures. Saturday, June 16, 1: As in similar Hollywood-plays-itself melodramas such as Sunset Boulevard and The Bad and the Beautiful, Bellissima both romanticizes the power of celluloid dreams and delivers a cuttingly cynical takedown of the industry. Sunday, June 10, 3:
Every minute of every day is accounted for, so much that it is quite often a thrash to depart for a dirt track at my originally intended hour. However, much to the benefit of my blood pressure, that return home is a completely opposite experience.
Calmed and content after the satisfaction of my racing fix, the pace is much more relaxed. With satellite radio serving as my highway companion, I continuously toggle through my favorite stations in search of long-lost gems.
Alertly scanning the edges of the road for the gleaming eyes of wildlife and the occasional cop, the goal is always to get home with as little drama as possible. And as is the case when the end of the season becomes all too apparent, there is an unfulfilled wish that these evening excursions may never come to an end.
In addition to the heart-pounding action and the feel-good interactions with long-time acquaintances, these relaxing drives will be sorely missed as I slip into wintertime mode.
When asking how life was treating The King these days, Steve stated that he had a lot of grass to mow and grandkids to take care of.
Forced to wait another week for the rumble of racing engines, when hauling to Haubstadt I was hoping for an exception to what has become my frenzied norm. On this occasion, my southwesterly stroll included a stop in Greenwood to visit John Crist, my brother-in-law who suffered a heart attack and fell down his stairs in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Thankfully my sister was downstairs when the incident occurred, as she was able to perform life-saving CPR. My Saturday visit started 30 minutes later than intended due to excruciating delays encountered for U.
Stopping for fuel in Waverly and with zero time to spare, the lightly traveled Interstate 69 was easily the most efficient and obvious path to follow.
Averaging a little over 80 miles per hour, I won my personal race by pulling into Tri-State Speedway with just minutes to spare. Exiting my automobile and immediately feeling the chill of a brisk wind out of the west, I donned a few more layers before heading for the pit grandstand.
While playing huggy pole, Josh was able to overtake Brady Short Pottorff 11P on the final lap after Brady missed his marks and slipped over the edge of turn one. Spending some rare time inside the cockpit now that he is spinning sockets for Chase Briscoe Racing, Short recovered to take third and arrived in time to lay his hands on the blue five which would be manned by MSCS champion Carson Short no relation.
As expected, Leary was the man to beat on Saturday, leading all but the first two tours of the thirty-lap finale and thus continuing a trend that dates to the edition of this same Harvest Cup. Qualifying quickest overall from his timed hot lap session Following a lap nine restart for a Brandon Mattox red flag that also eliminated Jason McDougalKent easily cleared two lapped cars and kept C.
Darland was the only one unable to restart, with Courtney pitting for a fresh left rear. Sunshine would eventually retire to the infield. Once green laundry was displayed, Schmidt stayed glued to the bottom lane in his silver Spike chassis and soon pulled even on the back chute.
Cautiously threading needles in the final two circuits, C. Hailing from nearby Owensville, Schmidt had to be ecstatic over his near-win.
Justin Grant gathered third after starting sixth, continuing his late season sprint car resurgence in the Topp Motorsports Maxim. First heat winner Kyle Cummins claimed fourth after falling to sixth in the early to middle stages. Robert Ballou the second heat winnerChase Stockon the fourth heat victor via a monster slider on SunshineChet Williams, Donny Brackett recovering from his earlier incidentand Aric Gentry rounded out the top-ten.
Josh Hodges no-show and Josh Cunningham were two other notables failing to crack the feature lineup.I had the most beautiful birthday message on my Timehop yesterday from our MaryAnn. Made me sad. Had a really sad reminder yesterday. terilyn August 8, I go back at times looking for a recipe and there's her name.
It brings back memories. Her daily meal threads and recipes. 3 Likes Save August 8, at PM Thanked. Birt celebrates 40 years as firefighter As a child, Bill Birt dreamed of being a fireman. He made that dream a reality in when he became a firefighter because “it was a good way for me to give back to my .
So many memories – To see (and reactivate) completed reminders from your past, press the Search button, tap Cortana’s Notebook > Remind me, and then tap More > Reminder history. Tap a reminder to reuse it. So I use my Remind me Tile from my Start screen to (silently) add a reminder in Cortana’s Notebook.
Volume 20, Number Night Driver. When pondering the myriad of polar opposites, much like hot and cold, high and low, or fast and slow, yet another example exists with my daytime drives in route to a racetrack versus my return trips home in the dark of the night.
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Credit Therese Steiner. In a totally uncharacteristic move, I have been cleaning the house and attacking my closets with a rare enthusiasm and a sense of abandon I never believed possible.