Category Archives: Culture

Charlottesville


You’ll get some history, with me analyzing and connecting dots.  You’ll also get my sarcasm, free of charge. No doubt, you’ve read and seen many news stories about what happened in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12th, 2017.       This is … Continue reading

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I am Malala


Malala Yousafzai was a fifteen year old, doing what fifteen year old teenagers do worldwide.  Go to school.  On Tuesday, October 12th, 2012, her world changed completely. The United States has had its fill of high school students being attacked … Continue reading

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Super Bowl, Another View.


Many people are going to report on the Seahawks thumping of the hapless Broncos.  Many will talk about the commercials, (This year, to quote Shania Twain), “That don’t impress me much.” OK,  I want to use this chance to write … Continue reading

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Killing Jesus, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard.


I enjoyed Killing Lincoln and Killing JFK, but this was by far the best one.  I read parts of it with trepidation.  Being Jewish, you wonder what Anti-Semites will interpret and bring out.  I was glad they made it clear, … Continue reading

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Some Silly Philosophy.


I may make this into a book.  I’ve been posting silly looks at life and may expand on this.  I just put this on Facebook recently. Here is your first one.  Gentlemen, do NOT tell the ladies in your life, … Continue reading

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Women Driving Saudi Arabia and YouTube.


The last story Erin Burnett did tonight on Out Front was about the thirty-five women, who filmed themselves on YouTube driving. Ah, you can make jokes about Saudi Arabia being safer, because there are no women drivers.  The Naughty Philosopher … Continue reading

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I am African American, I Only Came Here to Shop.


In New York City, my hometown, Macys and Barney’s are in the proverbial kennel, I mean doghouse for profiling African-American shoppers. I thought of writing this, because I saw the story on Erin Burnett about Chris Brown being arrested again … Continue reading

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