Today is the 7 year anniversary of the Robbery. Every year I want to share this story. Be safe and enjoy life. It’s YOUR life. Nobody has a better idea or any right to tell you how to live your life than YOU do!!
I just realized the link at the bottom of the blog has now been re-directed and doesn’t show the robber’s mug shot as he is no longer in prison. I found this link which does show his photo. Also, be aware most news regarding the incident is filled with errors. There were a lot of reports saying that he released the kenneled animals, which is not true. If he did he only released one, but I am more likely to believe that the one probably broke out of it one her own.http://blogs.kansascity.com/crim…/2007/11/gary-basile.html
Recently I drove down to Tombstone, Arizona to work at a vaccine clinic for the day. Tombstone is the location of the historic shootout at the O.K. Corral, which occurred in 1881 and is the most famous gunfight of the historic southwest. It’s a tourist location and actually is quite interesting. The drive to Tombstone is about 4 hours from Phoenix and generally is quite pleasant. When I was driving to work at the vaccine clinic and I had made it about halfway there I suddenly remembered what I would see along the way. Ug. Along the drive there is a billboard which advertises the city and tells you where to exit. It has a person, probably supposed to be Wyatt Earp or Doc Holliday, posing and pointing a gun directly forward.
I hate that billboard. I’ve passed it several times and it always gives me the creeps. …
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