Tag - 07-26-2018 Issue

July 26-Aug. 8, 2018

AQUARIUS Jan. 21 ‑ Feb. 19 Waterboy. Always around, lightly benefiting others. Others who just want a little sip of water. Jeez. It’s a good thing you’re friendly around others, because it’ll be difficult being a friend to yourself when you realize how shallow life really is. PISCES Feb. 20 ‑ Mar...

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Michelle Malone

The Hub 30A, Santa Rosa Beach – July 20, 2018   Under clear skies, dotted with the lingering smell of barbecue, Michelle Malone rocked The Hub stage for an all-ages audience. Malone and her four-piece band are on tour promoting her new album Slings and Arrows.   With her easy laugh and...

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Pet of the Issue – Freyja

Submitted by Kate Fox “Freyja is a spirited rescue pooch that has never met a stranger, and quite possibly the sweetest dog to ever exist,” says Ms. Fox. Freyja is around four years old and is a Corgi-Belgian Malinois mix.   “Small in stature but large in personality, Freyja stole our hearts and...

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Recommended Reading

Bryce T. Bauer The New Rum: A Modern Guide to the Spirit of the Americas Countryman Press If the whiskey boom (and its booming prices) is driving you toward some other brown liquor, Bryce T. Bauer’s The New Rum belongs in your suitcase. Bauer loves rum, but (mercifully) doesn’t default into the...

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By Paula Hilton   “FORE!”   That was me, trying to warn my sister my ball was coming. It zipped past her face while she was looking for her ball in the woods.   “You’re supposed to yell ‘Fore!’ before I get hit,” she said.   “Sorry,” I said. I’m kind of new at this.   Kind...

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How to Be a Better Tourist

If someone wants to charge you $10 for parking, offer to pay $20.   Don’t drown or get attacked by sharks.   When driving, avoid all the “secret” shortcuts, even if you do know about them.   Clean up after yourself, always.   Support all businesses that advertise in Beachcomber...

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Editor’s Choice

Rodney Crowell revisits a dozen of his best songs on ACOUSTIC CLASSICS, which unfortunately isn’t subtitled VOLUME 1, because I’m starving for more. “Shame on the Moon” (which Bob Seger took to #2 on the pop charts back in the day) gets the biggest lyrical overhaul, while the hits from 1989’s...

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