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Brady is riding with me in our silver truck!

This afternoon, while I was riding home from work, Brady was riding in our silver truck with me.  We both sat in the front seat for several minutes.  The ride home from work was an interesting one, to say the least.  You might say Brady is a fantastic passenger, to say the least.

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On January 17, 2020, while I was riding home from work, Brady rode with me in our silver truck. Brady is a fantastic passenger, to say the least.

I hope I get more chances to ride with Brady in our vehicles in the future.  In a way, it makes my rides a little bit more enjoyable.

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Joseph’s Flashback: Joseph used to watch WQEX a long time ago!

For a few years, Pittsburgh had two public television stations … and they are WQED, which is still Pittsburgh’s public television station, and WQEX, which is now WINP, our city’s ION Television station.  Now, WQEX was on Channel 16 here in Pittsburgh for a number of years … and they aired some fantastic programs, including British sitcoms, shows that weren’t on WQED’s schedule because Channel 13 had no room for them on its schedule and a fantastic show called “AgeWise Weekly” with Eleanor Schano.

Now, in the ’90s, I would sometimes watch WQEX mainly out of boredom.  I would watch some fantastic shows on channel 16, including a fishing show called “Rod and Reel Streamside.”  Now, I also remember some of WQEX’s IDs that they showed in the ’90s.  At least one of them spooked me a little bit, but I think it was pretty neat.  I also remember the music that went with it.  I watch that channel before it started simulcasting WQED for a few years.  After Channel 16 stopped simulcasting Channel 13, it became an affiliate of two different shopping channels, including America’s Store and ShopNBC, which is now ShopHQ.  That is on Comcast Channel 89.  Nowadays, it is an ION Television station … and it is WINP.  WINP is mainly a generic ION station, showing a legal ID at the top of every hour.

Finally, it was airing its programs in black and white as late as the mid 1980s.  From the late ’50s until 1985, it used the old WENS transmitter to air its programs.  Now, WENS was originally on channel 16 back in the 1950s … and, believe it or not, the station had its studios on Ivory Avenue, which is where WPGH and WPNT have their operations today.  I recently saw a video on YouTube … and it showed how WQEX aired its programs in black and white before 1985.  The video was from 1983 … and, three years later, it finally started airing its shows in color.

So, while WQEX has been gone for several years, I can still remember the station for a long time.  WQEX was (and still is) one of the best stations in Pittsburgh.

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Joseph’s Moment Of Peace: My bulldog, Brady

Can you believe it?  We have owned Brady, who is our English Bulldog, for about 9 1/2 months now.  It seems like he just came to our house yesterday.  Well, today, I will tell you why Brady relaxes me in a big way.  Yes, you heard that correctly … Brady sometimes relaxes me in a big way.  Well, I guess you could say that looking at Brady is relaxing to me … and it’s even more relaxing whenever I’m able to watch him for a while during the day.  So, while Brady can make me feel uneasy at times, he can also make me feel relaxed in a big way.

I hope you guys feel relaxed whenever you see photos of Brady.  Brady also relaxes me in a big way, whenever I see him in photos or in person here in my house.

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Joseph Has A Classy Columbia Pullover

On Christmas Day in 2019, I got a grey Columbia half-zip pullover as a Christmas present.  The top is very classy … and it is a Harts Mountain II pullover.  I like this top … and it will serve me quite well as we enter the 2020s.  The top goes nicely with blue jeans and dress pants.  I hope you all like this top as much as I do.

Next time, I will wrap up both the year 2019 and the 2010s by giving you a fantastic blog post.  I can’t tell you the subject of it just yet.  You will have to wait until next time to find out who and/or what it will be about.

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Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For January 2020

Can you believe it?  In just a matter of days, we will start a new year and a new decade.  My blog lasted through just over half of the 2010s … and it will last through a good part of the 2020s as well.  Well, as we prepare to say good-bye to 2019 and the 2010s in general, I’m going to tell you about some of the blog posts that I’ll be writing down in January of 2020.

One of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph’s Christmas Presents For 2019.”  In it, I will talk about the presents that I got for Christmas in 2019 … and I will turn some of them into blog posts throughout the month of January.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “I have owned my green lacrosse pullover for two years!”  I will talk about my green South Fayette Lacrosse pullover, which is from Holloway, in a blog post in January.

In at least five of my blog posts in January, I will talk about some of the Christmas presents that I got in 2019.  I will throw in a surprise or two along the way next month.  One of those posts will be entitled “Joseph’s New Saddlebred Polo Shirt.”  I will talk about my new red and blue striped Saddlebred polo shirt in this blog post.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph’s New Classy A.E. Sweater.”  In it, I will talk about my maroon cardigan sweater, which is from American Eagle Outfitters.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph’s Classy Blue Under Armour Pullover.”  In it, I will talk about my blue Under Armour pullover.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph Has A Classy Columbia Pullover.”  In it, I will talk about my new grey Columbia half-zip pullover.  It is a Columbia Hart Mountain II pullover.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph’s Classy Ralph Lauren Sweater.”  In it, I will talk about my new beige half-zip sweater, which is from Ralph Lauren.  The sweater will be very classy.

I will also write my 1,275th blog post in January, but it’s going to be a surprise this time.  I will also give my computer a break at the end of January … and I will give you a post or two while I give it a break in the last week of January.

I will use my blog’s features in January.  Let me tell you how I’ll be using them this time around …
Joseph’s Flashback-Joseph used to watch WQEX a long time ago!
Joseph Has A Question For You-Which item should “Mr. Classy” add to his wardrobe rotation?
Joseph’s Moment Of Peace-My bulldog, Brady
Let’s Talk About A Past Blog Post-Joseph’s New Hewlett-Packard Computer

I hope you will check out at least one of my blog posts as we begin both a new year and a new decade together.  Enjoy your day!

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Joseph’s Top Blog Posts Of 2019 (Part 2)

Today, I am writing the second part of my two-part blog post, which talks about my top blog posts of 2019.  Today, I will show you the blog posts that have been seen 8-9 times by various people this year.

These seven blog posts were seen 9 times this year …
The second part of a two-part blog post entitled “Joseph Goes To The South Fayette Fire Hall”
Joseph Goes To Wahlburgers At The Mall At Robinson!
Joseph Celebrates His Blog’s Fifth Anniversary At Fairview Park!
Remembering Piglet Four Years Later
Joseph’s Christmas Presents For 2018
7,000 Views And Counting
First part of a two-part blog post entitled “Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For 2018”

These nine blog posts were seen 8 times this year …
The second-part of a two-part blog post entitled “Joseph Visits Kennywood On KDKA Summerblast Day”
Thank you for following my blog for over 5 years!
The first part of a two-part blog post entitled “Joseph Goes To The South Fayette Fire Hall”
“Mr. Classy” Goes To Pittsburgh Twice!
Joseph wants to show you his new bathroom again!
No Bad Days For Joseph
Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For January 2019
Seeing clouds in my neighborhood
Say hello to a principal named Kevin Maurer!

I hope you liked this two-part blog post as much as I do.  I hope you all have a Merry Christmas!  On December 26th, I will show you the presents that I got for Christmas … and I will talk about some of them in my blog posts as we begin the year 2020 together.

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Joseph’s Top Blog Posts Of 2019 (Part 1)

As we get ready to wrap up the year 2019 in just a matter of days, I’m going to show you the year’s top blog posts in a two-part blog post.  In the first part of this post, I will show you the posts that have been seen 10 or more times by various people in 2019.  You may remember some of these blog posts.

Joseph Gets “Railed” With Some Friends (39 views)
Celebrating My Blog’s Fourth Year: Supporting My Blog On Social Media (35 views)
Joseph Is Switching Barber Shops In 2019 (27 views)

Two posts were seen 14 times each in 2019 …
Blog Post Number 1,075 Is About A Terrific Disc Jockey
Say hello to my friend, Jessica Asti

These four posts were seen 11 times each in 2019 …
“Mr. Classy” Goes Shopping!
My fame actually lasted longer than one second!
My Blog Is 4 1/2 Years Old Today
Say Hello To Victor Iagnemma!

These three posts were seen 10 times each in 2019 …
Say hello to Dom Lazzini
I have my Yeti Coolers hat one year later!
Meet Our New Bulldog, Brady

Next time, I will show you the posts that have been seen 8-9 times in 2019.  You may remember some of those blog posts as well.

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Crossing The 100-Views Mark On My Blog In Every Month In 2019

What more can I say about the year 2019?  In every month of this year, you have helped my blog cross the 100-views mark.  It has never happened in a single year before.  In fact, the last month that they blog did not cross the 100-views mark was August of 2018.  It was seen 94 times that month.  Since September of 2018, it has crossed the 100-views mark in every single month.  Well, anyway, I just want to focus on the year 2019 itself in this post.

Now, as I said before, my blog crossed the 100-views mark in every month in 2019.  In nine of those months, it crossed the 150-views mark in a single month … and, in four of those months, it crossed the 200-views mark.

Thank you all for allowing my blog to cross the 100-views mark in every single month in 2019.  Hopefully, something like this can continue in the year 2020.

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Joseph Wants To Switch Dentists In The Future

Last month, I went to Katsur Dental in Collier Towne Square for the first time since the Spring of 2018.  Now, I have been going there for the past few years now.  Before it moved to Collier Towne Square, it was in Raceway Plaza.  I also went there when it was in Raceway Plaza.  The building that once housed it is located near Wal-Mart … and, believe it or not, it is still standing there today, years after it left Raceway Plaza.  Before that, I went to Dr. William Syling’s office, which was located in Presto.  I also went to his old office in Great Southern Shopping Center years ago before he moved to Presto.  Dr. Syling’s old office was located close to where L.A. Fitness is now.  Years earlier, I went to a now-closed dentist’s office on Route 60 in Robinson Township.  Rita’s Italian Ice is there now.

Now, this Tuesday morning at 10:00, I will get two more of my upper teeth removed at the oral surgeon’s office in Peters Township … and I will be getting partial dentures not long after that.  Now, after I get two more of my teeth removed, I may consider switching dentists in the future.  I kind of want to go to the dentist that is somewhat caring and is able to listen to my needs in a friendly manner.  Now, I would like to go to either DiBartola Dental in South Fayette or Progressive Dental Solutions in Peters Township.  I would also like to go to a dentist’s office that has flat-screen TVs in the exam rooms.  This way, I can watch CNN or a similar channel in the office while I’m getting work done.  Of course, you never know which dentist I will be going to in the future.

Now, if I do need partial dentures in the future, I want flexible partial dentures.  This way, the dentures can just blend in with my upper teeth.  If I can’t find a dentist who will be able to give me flexible partial dentures in the future, I will find a dentist who can do just that.

Enjoy your day, my friends!

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Joseph Has A Question For You: Which one of these four items look the classiest on “Mr. Classy?”

For nearly four years now, “Mr. Classy” has been able to keep his friends and his “fans” as classy as possible with fashion tips and ways to incorporate more manners into their lives.  Well, in today’s blog post, “Mr. Classy” is turning the tables.  He wants you to give him a fashion tip or two.  He has four jackets … and they are the grey Michael Kors jacket, the light wash denim jacket from Brooklyn Cloth Company, the black leather jacket from Vintage Leather and the grey Nike half-zip pullover.

So, here is my question … which one of these four items look the classiest on “Mr. Classy?”