A little levity

Famous quotes I’d like to share – 1) When I die, I want to die like my grandfather– who died peacefully in his sleep. Not screaming like all the passengers in his car.” –Author Unknown 2) Advice for the day: If you have a lot of tension... Read More

Troubling Indeed

Normally I refrain from singling out either democrats or republicans.  My political lexicon is left, right, liberal, conservative, etc.  But today I’m going to depart from that practice and single out a party I believe is going off the rails. On December 10th 2019, 44... Read More

Our World

Unlike English, nouns in French are designated as either masculine or feminine.  A house is feminine, “la mansion,” while a pencil is masculine, “le crayon.”  So what gender is a computer? A group of men might reason that computers are feminine (“la computere”)... Read More

From the Jungle to the Swamp

Understandably the president is sometimes described as a street-brawler because when you’ve spent most of your life in the Manhattan real estate market, the “Hit me & I’ll hit you back twice as hard” attitude is necessary just to survive. And that’s precisely the... Read More