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A 9/11 Letter to a South African


Dear Mary, Thank you for your interest in my 9/11 story, when I responded about this on Twitter.  I see you’re from Pretoria, a city I’ve been to.  Thank you again. I’ll start with the following:  Where I grew up … Continue reading

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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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My Fellow White Americans.


Well, I am 0.1% East Asian, according to 23andMe.  I am also Jewish, so to these guys, I’m not white anyway. 😛  OK Read this, Katherine Fritz did a great job.   My fellow white Americans.

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Cynthia Nixon Sex in the City Governor of New York?!


When my wife told my Cynthia Nixon, (For the uninitiated, she played Miranda Hobbes in Sex in the City),  was mulling over running for Governor of New York State, I had to look for the news stories.     I may live … Continue reading

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Central Asians Knocking on China’s Door


I wrote previously about my Mom’s Central Asian ancestry.  According to 23andMe, I’m 0.1%  East Asian.  Maybe one day, that’ll be narrowed down, East Asia is a big place.       The first emperor of a united China, Qin Shih Huang … 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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Some Further Ideas On Ben Sasse


    I was impressed by the book, however, to some, that marked me as old.  Senator Sasse is only forty-three years old,  but some reviewers act as though he’s ancient.  I’m sixty, what does that make me?  Ya gotta laugh!  🙂 … Continue reading

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