Author Archives: Paul Morrison & RD

About Paul Morrison & RD

Good Morning Gloucester reporter possessing the dangerous combination of a Press Pass and a Rubber Duck.

The Duck Also Rises

Four more MLK sunrises.

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Rambling Endicott, Cordage, Social Media, The Hook

(Click video and read my four minute post.) Every time I drive past the Endicott exit on Route 128 on the way to Cape Ann this song by Kid Creole and the Coconuts runs through my brain. So much so … Continue reading

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New England Roadside Art

If you want the why click here.

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Lobster Trap Christmas Tree is gone!

But it looks like they might need some help Sunday morning.  

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Sun Puked! Hits Fan in the Morning!

The sun has been carrying a blotch of sunspots for the past week and she finally tossed her cookies. A Coronal Mass Ejection shot out on January 7 and it will slam into the earth tomorrow, 4 AM Cape Ann … Continue reading

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Caption This

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Rubber Duck: Only 194 Days Until the Blackburn Challenge!

194 days Blackburn Challenge circumnavigating Cape Ann July 19, 2014 124 days until the Essex River Race May 14, 2014

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Sunrise Today: Sun is closest to the Earth!

The sun reached perihelion last night which means it is the closest it gets to earth all year. Can’t you feel those rays up close and personal? This morning from Andrews Point the sun rose to the right of the … Continue reading

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Snowed in with Kids? Go to Wolf Hollow Today 1 PM

Cooped up in the house for the past few days? Well, it’s a beautiful day out there and what better kid trip then to take them all to Wolf Hollow. The Wolves will be ready for you at 1 PM. … Continue reading

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Only 85 Days (give or take) until Top Dog Opening Day

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Breaking Sad Gigantic Rubber Duck News

I have been getting inundated by this news and I thought it might be better to not post but we all must know. Barry Pollock first shared with me this sad news yesterday while we waited for the countdown to … Continue reading

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Rubber Duck Clapping in the Snow

Rubber Duck went for a swim yesterday on January 1. Today she was so excited about the snow so she went out to the rocks and started clapping. It’s only 2 minutes and 25 seconds long. Pause it and let … Continue reading

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Rubber Duck Multitasking Polar Dive Preparation

My new swimsuit arrived today from Coastal Dog Apparel in plenty of time for the New Year’s Polar Plunge. These thing are pretty snazzy and might be just the thing for a cold dip. Comfy and loose outer swimsuit with … Continue reading

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Rubber Duck’s Christmas Card

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Long Story Short

Stella, our dog, small brain, but good memory of scary experiences. For example, four years after stepping in a puddle on the first granite step of the porch she still refuses to step on it. Pauses, then leaps over the … Continue reading

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Practicing the Twerk for the Friday the Thirteenth Christmas Party

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BREAKING NEWS: Santa Spotted In Rockport

Let it be known that on this day, December Seventh, 2013 that Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Saint Nicholas, or simply, as the chorus of small children who lined the jetties and docks of Rockport, Massachusetts exclaimed, “Santa!, It’s Santa Claus!” … Continue reading

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