Nick Weber

Nick Weber
Milwaukee, Wisconsin,
September 18
Once: Jesuit Priest, Circus Producer, Clown, Actor, High School Performing Arts Teacher. Currently: Sometime connector of certain Dots...........(er, Gifts)


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JULY 21, 2011 7:01AM

My Return To the Suitcase

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[A couple of our "rolling suitcases" and one of our 1-ton pickups.  Little Dan Rice insisted on presenting a living referent for "horsepower."]


“Oh, no!  That living out of a suitcase is not for me.  You can have ‘life on the road.’”

That waRead full post »

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DECEMBER 3, 2010 7:08AM

Semester Final

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[Genevieve Sanfelippo at 95, ready to cheerlead at the community softball game.  2008]

Because I was insecure, we met in the middle of the night in Denmark.  It was a deserted place and the first words I heard were “Who’s there?”   She was.&nbs/Read full post »

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NOVEMBER 4, 2010 7:06AM

Storm Hits Home

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[Storm victim, still beautiful. Goldengrove, Prospect and Juno Avenues, Milwaukee, WI]

Temperatures have dropped dramatically here in the midwest. Coats are out as are wool caps.  But last week’s severe wind gusts were even more startling. Looking down from my apartment windo/Read full post »

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OCTOBER 25, 2010 7:31AM


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[Dress up. Eat well. Vote.  You deserve it all.]

“Of course I voted early.  I’m eighty-nine years old and I’m not taking any chances!”  I laughed the hardest in the group that heard the remark.  It laid bare just a bit of the underlying anxiet/Read full post »

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AUGUST 19, 2010 7:00AM

Two Views of Newsworthiness

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[Even the Royal Lichtenstein Circus audiences could get trashy!]


About the only television I watch aside from performance specials are newscasts.   I barely tolerate the local news which seems endless from mid-afternoon on and obsesses itself with sports summaries, weat/Read full post »