Hello there. You most likely don’t know me. I’m Michael Demmons and I am a traveler and a travel blogger based in Atlanta, Georgia. I write at a blog called The Round The World Guys. It’s a place where my husband and I talk about our travels and offer tips & tricks about how you […]
About Michael Demmons
I am mostly a world traveler nowadays. I am originally from Canada, but now live in Atlanta with my husband, Halef, who is from Indonesia. I've traveled to over 40 countries to date, and I plan to see them all. Currently saving money for that.
Next trip: February in Iran.
Entries by Michael Demmons
As suggested by the title of this post, this will be my last entry at Balloon-Juice. Before I say anything else, I must thank both John and Tim… I have really enjoyed this – more than you both know. And, for the rest of you, I haven’t mentioned my leaving before now to either John […]
First of all, let me disclose that I don’t much like his dad. I don’t know enough about Junior to form an opinion. But if I was going on national TV to address the Blagojevich scandal, I would say something more substantive and definitive than, “I don’t believe we did anything wrong.” I would say, […]
My girl, Charlotte, says hi. (Actually, now that I look at this picture, she looks like she is pissed that she is getting her picture taken.) And this is a picture of our next door neighbor, Sophie, a Golden. Charlotte is a people dog. She does not like other dogs. The only exceptions are this […]
At 1:20 pm EST on Decmber 5, 2008, O.J. Simpson’s 13-year long hunt for “the real killers” (killers he apparently believed were hiding on golf courses in Florida) came to an end in a Las Vegas courtroom.
OK, I generally agree that we need some semblance of universal healthcare in this country. But be warned about what you are in for. You’ll remember that, a couple days ago, I told you my dad had a minor stroke because he has 69% blockage in his carotid artery. Well, today he found out that […]
The nutters are getting their panties in a wad: The Republican National Coalition for Life and the Rev. Donald Wildmon’s American Family Association both have came out against Mr. Steele because he and former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman were co-chairmen of the centrist Republican Leadership Council and because of his unclear comments about […]