Top 10 Flashback: June 15, 1970 – CKLW Windsor/Detroit


Oh my God, he’s back!  Just when we thought we were rid of that blowhard…

Yes, loyal readers, tonight marks the return of Top 10 Flashback after a hiatus of several weeks.  It all started when my job took me to Toledo for a week.  The best thing to be said about Toledo is that it’s only 75 miles from home.  I could have just commuted, but hey, I had a room!  After I got back, I spent Memorial Day weekend in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula, specifically the Marquette area, to visit someone I hadn’t seen in years.  If not for the long, cold, snowy winters and the lack of jobs, I could totally do the U.P.  It’s such a nice, slow, peaceful way of life; the kind of life where going to a place like Wal-Mart is an all-day excursion.  Oh, it’s not perfect – for one, they’ve got a real problem with meth there.  I suppose you’ll do fine if you steer clear of those people.  I drove the Crown Vic, which stood out like a sore thumb up there, and it averaged 23 mpg at a steady 75-80 mph.  Not bad for what it is.  Then, well, hell, I just decided to take a few weeks off. Continue reading