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Mike Watson: Raves for Backyard Oil

He'll keep watching, and laughing!

By Mike Watson
Adair County Historian and sometime Television Critic

I really enjoyed Backyard Oil episodes last night. The humor of the show will help to carry it as much as the drilling experiences.

Who among us is not a bit (or a lot) eccentric? We Adair Countians are a funny lot and that should be not detriment.

As for the oilmen, I have known since the late 1960s, they were and are a crusty lot, that is what makes them endearing to us all, and able to survive in a business that is a daily gamble.

I'll keep watching, and laughing! - MIKE WATSON

This story was posted on 2013-04-24 07:35:06
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