Bob Bestler

Bob Bestler

Comprehending the allure of Hamilton and rap

For the past couple of years, I’ve watched from hundreds of miles away the enormous popularity of Broadway’s “Hamilton’’ — from the months-long sellouts (currently until at least August 2017), to the high-priced tickets ($400 for the cheap seats).

Bob Bestler

Why doesn’t everyone have a dog?

My dog Wasabi and I were talking the other night — yes, he gets quite chatty when you mention the word “treat” — and in the middle of our conversation I had to ask the question: Why doesn’t everyone have a dog?

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Prem1er Community Drumline plays during MLK Day parade

The Prem1er Community Drumline from Georgetown, SC performs during the Martin Luther King Jr. day parade in Myrtle Beach on Jan. 16, 2017.
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Prem1er Community Drumline plays during MLK Day parade 0:46

Prem1er Community Drumline plays during MLK Day parade

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Myrtle Beach weather forecast 1.16

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Myrtle Beach students' CPR Buddy app up for major award

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Myrtle Beach weather forecast for 1.15