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How I Killed Jerry Garcia – Video Promo

Thursday, March 27, 2014
By Louis Magnifico
How I Killed Jerry Garcia – Video Promo

  In 1995 Jerry Garcia, the legendary Grateful Dead guitarist, passed away in his room at the Serenity Knolls Treatment Center.  But something happened earlier that year in Memphis, TN that some believe was the actual cause of his death.  I know… because I was involved. Many of you have already downloaded our recent... »

Video Promo for our “A Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler” eBook

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
By Louis Magnifico
Video Promo for our “A Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler” eBook

If you haven’t downloaded our eBook, “A Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler,” what are you waiting for?  It’s filled with great narratives from Char and I on our experiences with wrestling each other – in and out of the ring – and is complete with many amazing photographs!  Read more about... »

How I Got Char To Go Out With Me

Sunday, February 9, 2014
By Louis Magnifico
How I Got Char To Go Out With Me

Louis Magnifico of The Traveling Twosome and Vintage has released a new eBook that tells you everything you ever wanted to know about how he got Char to go out with him… and it might just light a spark in your own relationship! How I Got Char To Go Out With Me  by Louis... »

How I Killed Jerry Garcia

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
By Louis Magnifico
How I Killed Jerry Garcia

Louis Magnifico of Vintage and The Traveling Twosome has just released another eBook, available now in the iBooks Bookstore and Amazon Kindle Store:  How I Killed Jerry Garcia! On August 9, 1995, Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead passed away. But few people realize that something happened earlier that year in Memphis, TN that... »

A Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler – eBook Now Available!

Saturday, January 25, 2014
By Louis Magnifico
A Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler – eBook Now Available!

Finally... an eBook from Louis and Char on their experiences with wrestling in and out of the ring! Tons of great photographs, info on their custom video work, and narratives from Louis and Char on their Day in the Life of a Professional Wrestler! There's even a section on Andy Kaufman! »

2013 Costume Contest: Vote for Your Favorite Costume and Win an Autographed 8×10 of Char in that Costume

Sunday, October 20, 2013
By Louis Magnifico
2013 Costume Contest: Vote for Your Favorite Costume and Win an Autographed 8×10 of Char in that Costume

Want to WIN an AUTOGRAPHED 8×10 photo of CHAR IN COSTUME? Last year’s 2012 Costume Contest was a hit so we thought we’d do it again!  Last year, your choices were between Char as Wonder Woman, Char as the Police Woman, and Char as a Referee!  Wonder Woman won the contest with 1,085 votes.... »

Living, Loving, and Laughing on Valentine’s Day

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
By Louis Magnifico
Living, Loving, and Laughing on Valentine’s Day

Isn’t it funny that many people have taken holidays and turned them into reasons to stress?  Seriously, watch how some people stress more over holidays than, say, any typical Tuesday.  It shouldn’t be like this.  Holidays should be times to live, love, and laugh with the ones you love!  As I’m sure you can... »

2012 Costume Contest – Which of Char’s Costumes Is Your Favorite?

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
By Louis Magnifico
2012 Costume Contest – Which of Char’s Costumes Is Your Favorite?

Want to WIN an AUTOGRAPHED 8×10 photo of CHAR IN COSTUME? It’s election year and everyone’s talking about who they are voting for.  In the spirit of the season, we decided to hold an election of our own!  It’s the 2012 Traveling Twosome Costume Contest!  In the pics below, Char displays three great costumes... »

Exploring the Lower White River: Des Arc and De Valls Bluff, Arkansas

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
By Louis Magnifico
Exploring the Lower White River: Des Arc and De Valls Bluff, Arkansas

The band in which Char and I perform, Vintage, has performed many times in Hot Springs, Arkansas.  Traveling west through the state on Interstate 40, we’ve frequently hit heavy traffic delays around exit 202 due to construction.  Early on, we learned we could take the exit for a little detour and travel through a... »

Valentine’s Day Surprise

Saturday, February 18, 2012
By Char Magnifico
Valentine’s Day Surprise

Little did Louis know what was in store for him this Valentine’s Day.  He knew I had been planning a few “little” things for him but never could he imagine at what lengths I would go to make him feel like the most loved man on earth. Which, by the way, he is.  *wink*... »

Experiencing the Delta Blues

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
By Louis Magnifico
Experiencing the Delta Blues

When Char and I first visited Clarksdale, MS we fell in love with the town and its rich heritage in the Delta Blues.  We wrote about this experience in an earlier post, Walking into Clarksdale.  We immediately made plans to return to the town to film an episode of our TV show which would... »

All That Glitters Is Cold

Saturday, June 4, 2011
By Louis Magnifico
All That Glitters Is Cold

Last month, Char and I visited a beautiful Bed and Breakfast while filming for our upcoming A Day in the Life TV show episode to be called “A Day in the Life of Hot Springs Bed and Breakfasts.”  The bed and breakfast was Mountain Thyme Inn located in Jessieville, Arkansas – just outside of... »

Walking into Clarksdale

Tuesday, April 26, 2011
By Louis Magnifico
Walking into Clarksdale

Char and Louis take a trip to Clarksdale, MS - birthplace of The Delta Blues. Read about their experiences in this remarkable town... and why they are returning to film a TV Show there. »

How to Romance Your Man!

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
By Char Magnifico
How to Romance Your Man!

Char Magnifico offers some great advice on spicing up your love life! Read what makes The Traveling Twosome's marriage so hot and exciting! »

Cheap Trick at Memphis Botanic Garden – Live at the Garden Concert Series

Friday, September 10, 2010
By Louis Magnifico
Cheap Trick at Memphis Botanic Garden – Live at the Garden Concert Series

Rock legends Cheap Trick closed the 10th year of the Live at the Garden concert series at Memphis Botanic Garden with an energetic and flawless performance.  The Traveling Twosome were there covering the event and photographing the outdoor show. Cheap Trick, arguably the greatest live act in rock history, has been touring almost constantly... »

Our Home, Our Heart, With Love

Sunday, May 2, 2010
By Char Magnifico
Our Home, Our Heart, With Love

Imagine sitting across from your best friend talking about the challenges of life. Imagine the feeling of warmth and comfort you find when you realize there is no other person in the world who could bring such joy and peace in such a crazy, mixed up, chaotic world. Imagine a moment in time when... »

The Traveling Twosome Experience Ecuador

Thursday, April 22, 2010
By Louis Magnifico
The Traveling Twosome Experience Ecuador

The Traveling Twosome has been holding a contest in April 2010 – give us any idea you’d like to see us blog about for a future Traveling Twosome post.  We have been awarding weekly winners for this contest – the first winner was Aliya Daya from Canada who gave us this suggestion:  Travel to... »

Appreciate Love: How To Nurture Your Marriage

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
By Char Magnifico
Appreciate Love: How To Nurture Your Marriage

What is Love? Love is something to be cherished and measured in moments, counted by minutes of smiles, laughter, sights, sounds and warm embraces.  Whether life is rocky or smooth, as long as we have each other then we have a chance to love more today than yesterday and even more tomorrow. Let me... »

Touring the Small Towns of West Tennessee

Saturday, March 13, 2010
By Louis Magnifico
Touring the Small Towns of West Tennessee

Char and I are visiting several small towns in West Tennessee for a series of articles on The Traveling Twosome.  Our first tour took us to Somerville, Whiteville, Dancyville, and Oakland.  With nothing more than a full tank of gas, two ice chests packed with snacks, and our cameras, Char and I set off... »

Residential Eyesores Vol. 1

Sunday, February 21, 2010
By Louis Magnifico
Residential Eyesores Vol. 1

Before the days of blogging and social networking sites, in the Internet’s infancy, many of us early pioneers to the world wide web used the original, free Geocities service (on dial-up, of course) to make our home pages.  The sites were filled with colorful bars and buttons, animated GIFs of little mailboxes and flags,... »