Category Archives: A Silly Look at The World

Mitch, Paul, You’re Fired!


Picture the Oval Office as the boardroom in The Apprentice.  The Congressional team loses and Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan are summoned. Normally, on The Apprentice, the losing team is given a chance to explain.  President Trump makes sure the … Continue reading

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King Alfred and the Cakes


For the full true story click on British History.  The following is my silly take: King Alfred had his version of his merry men, long predating Robin Hood.  Mix this with King Arthur and Monty Python and the Holy Grail. … 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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A Grumpy Mets Fan.


I’m grumpy.  Last week in New York, I saw too little New York Mets regalia and too much from that other team, that shall remain nameless.  🙂 The only place making me happy was the West 4th Street Subway station.  … Continue reading

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