Phoenix Art Museum

While visiting Phoenix this weekend I had a chance to stop by the Phoenix Art Museum.  I’m usually a big fan of art museums and always have a great time taking in the culture and beauty they often offer.  I was especially impressed with this museum.  I would have paid the extremely reasonable $15 entrance fee just to get out of the heat, let alone enjoy one of the finest museums I have ever been too.

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Phoenix failure

metro center plaza hotel

I’m spending some time in Phoenix this weekend and not knowing the area or having visited in years I relied on the Internet to find a hotel.  If pictures are worth a thousand words then you have to have an asterisk at the Metro Center Plaza Hotel website they may not all be true.  I originally planned to stay at this hotel all weekend but I found another hotel in Midtown Phoenix that is more conveniently located and very reasonably priced.  The Metro Center Plaza Hotel is old, dirty, run down, musty, and their website is one of the worst misrepresentations of a business I’ve seen in a long time.

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Throwback Thursday?

I’m seeing a lot of chatter and shout outs to Throwback Thursday.  NPR was talking about it in one segment I halfway heard and then I got an email from Pandora about some 80′s playlists they were featuring.  I don’t know if this will be a “thing” on here on MDB but I have been sorting and cleaning up years of photos in my media folder that I’ve posted before.  So I thought I’d reach back in the annals of history and features a photo I posted many moons ago in a galaxy far, far away…

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