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the gold standard and some peasant tales …

Yesterday, I messaged a link for the  Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Jr.’s win-win proposal for Golden Flake heirs, the stepmother’s it ain’t happening response, and Sloan Jr.’s eventual response to the law firm representing Golden Flake and Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Sr.’s estate … Continue reading

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Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Jr.’s win-win proposal for Golden Flake heirs, the stepmother’s it ain’t happening response, Sloan Jr.’s eventual response to the law firm representing Golden Flake and Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Sr.’s estate, the law firm’s stone wall response to Sloan, Jr., and Sloan, Jr.’s not entirely cordial response to the law firm

 An email from me to the lawyer representing my deceased father’s affairs. My father passed away in August 2005. I attended law school and tax law school with this lawyer. He and I have had many conversations about my father … Continue reading

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golden parachute?

Facebook chat with a retired employee of my father’s company, which recently announced it has reached an agreement, in principal, to be bought by Utz potato chip and snack foods company: Wednesday 7/20, 9:28am Sloan Bashinsky http://www.goodmorningbirmingham.com/?p=5450 Golden Flake agrees to … Continue reading

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clowning around has its ups and downs, hopefully more ups – the upside for Golden Flake of all of its common stock being bought by Utz snack food company

I collected the Golden Flake snack foods company being sold part of yesterday’s post at goodmornngkeywest.com and made it into a post at goodmorningbirmingham.com, where the company’s headquarters is, and I put a link to that post into my facebook … Continue reading

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Golden Flake agrees to be bought by Utz potato chip and snack food company, and the impact on Golden Flake and Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Sr.’s estate and heirs, by Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Jr.

Text of email from me, Sloan Y. Bashinsky, Jr. to John McKleroy, attorney for my father’s estate and business affairs; John and I attended law school and tax law school together at the University of Alabama: 7/4/2016 Good afternoon, John … Continue reading

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Grandfossil goes soul fishing in the Florida Keys …

Today begins with a Father’s Day Facebook missive from my younger daughter, Alice: Alice Bashinsky Visiting day at camp. They are having a blast. No surprise there. Happy father’s and grandfossil’s day! Sloan Bashinsky Thanks, Mondamin? She kinda looks just … Continue reading

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a different Memorial Day – I am my brother’s keeper

Kari Dangler called me yesterday morning to say, while having breakfast with Pastor Omar’s homeless congregation at Higgs Beach yesterday, a homeless man I know from Birmingham, Alabama, got to talking about my brother Major’s death in early 2010, and … Continue reading

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Not my will, but God’s be done …

Jesus ministers to leper Mary Magdalene ministers to Jesus I suppose a candidate for public office’s “religious views” are fair game for the general public to gander. I certainly express my “religious views” frequently, but yesterday something from the past … Continue reading

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Golden Flake’s Sloan Bashinsky & Sons

Sloan, Sr., Sloan, Jr., Major something very personal for me … depress ctrl and + keys together to increase text size; depress ctrl and – keys together to reduce During the night of March 25, 2016, my dream maker and … Continue reading

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snapshots from the Golden Flake, Joann Bashinsky, Sloan Young Bashinsky, Jr. saga

my father, left, the Golden Flake mascot, center, me, right Depress ctrl and + keys together to increase text size; depress ctrl and – keys together to reduce The following email exchanges yesterday, set up the main feature in today’s … Continue reading

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