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Norm Abram is Retiring

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Norm Abram's retirement from This Old House was announced yesterday.

PBS will air a tribute show to him titled The House that Norm Built. While Norm is 72 and has not appeared on camera for a while, it is sad to see him described as "hanging up his tool belt." I hope he continues woodworking in his retirement, as 72 years old is certainly not too old to do most things with wood. I hope he isn't ill, and I wonder if there's a deeper story to this.

I'm hoping to see him on a YouTube channel, but he doesn't seem to have much of an online presence.

Here's to the legend himself!
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If there were no This Old House or New Yankee Workshop, would we ever have VCG Construction or Stumpy Nubs?

- StarBright

And that would be bad why?

I have relearned a lot from several u-tube hosts. Stumpy, Cosman, Wright, Kruger, Sellers, and of course on PBS, Underhill. A good thing.

BTW, Villa was accused of miss-directing funds.

- Rich
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