Category Archives: A Sarcastic Look at Life

An Open Letter to Rebecca Carroll of the Guardian.


Dear Ms. Carroll, The Guardian is one of my favorite publications and I’ve been following the story in Ferguson, Missouri.  I wanted to take this opportunity to answer some of the points in your post. Well I am considered “white.” … Continue reading

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Ferguson, Missouri: Have the Press Helped to Up the Ante?


No doubt the press isn’t helping.  How many of these protesters would be there without the cameras? I’m not even discussing what caused this in the first place.  It just makes getting to the bottom of this more difficult. What … Continue reading

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Ferguson Missouri Questions, not Answers.


I can’t comment on the investigation of the police shooting, the investigation needs to be thorough and fair.  This will go on for a while. I understand peaceful protest.  Destroying the stores where you needed to shop?  Where is the … Continue reading

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Ferguson Missouri, Tourist Site?


For those who remember the Dukes of Hazzard, I thought of what Boss Hogg would do, if faced with what’s happening in Ferguson, Missouri. “I have to do somethin’,”  he muttered.  “This town’s goin’ to hell in a handbasket.” Enos, … Continue reading

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The Future of the Jews. עתידם של היהודים.


With the war and Gaza and anti-Jewish protests everywhere, I thought now was the time to write this. Sounds dire, doesn’t it?  Most of this is philosophical and asking questions with a little silliness at the end. You are a … Continue reading

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What Have You Done to Yourself?!


I was reading an article in the Economist about young people getting tattoos and their acceptance in the workplace. When I grew up in Brooklyn, New York, tattoos were only on criminals, sailors and prostitutes.  I KNOW what would have … Continue reading

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What Do You Do with a Hornet’s Nest Near You? מה אתה עושה עם קן צרעות הקרוב אליך? ماذا تفعل مع عش الدبور القريبة من أنت؟


NOW, do you believe ISIS is dangerous?  Allegedly, they have started killing children.  If that’s true, it means you cannot join ISIS, you are already considered tainted. What do you do with a hornet’s nest near you?   الآن، هل … Continue reading

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