Happy New Year From ‘The Left Forum’

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New Year’s Eve

Here’s wishing the WordPress Community, and our canine friends and critters of all varieties, a wonderful and prosperous New Year!

And in tribute to the late iconic rock and blues singer/musician, Mr Joe Cocker, I leave you with one of my favorite renditions of “Feelin’ Alright.”  It also features Mr Leon Russell playing guitar, and the late Mr Bobby Keys playing saxophone.


[Joe Cocker, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Feelin’ Alright LIVE HD, albant77, YouTube, 5:48]


[Photo Credit: “I Love Lucy,” News Years, JAIMEDANCE3, Photobucket]


Photo Of The Day: Racing Sled Dogs

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[Photo Credit:  Reuters, Laszlo Balogh, Yahoo! News, Photos Of The Day, 11/22/14]

“A musher races with his dogs during a sled dog European Championship in Venek, Hungary on November 22, 2014.”  [Yahoo!News]

As a former Alaska Resident who has been at the beginning and finish lines of two major North American Sled Dog Races–the Yukon Quest International, and the Iditarod Trail–it brings a smile to my face to see the elated faces of these Siberian Huskies.

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