Archive | February 2012

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Tales of the Above Average – Claudell Washington


A lot of focus is given to the elite:  the most rich, the most successful. The Most Absurd. But very little face-time is given to those who achieve at moderate to average levels on the biggest stage.  This is, to me, a great inequity that we moderate achievers should make slight efforts to change.  In […]

Why do I have heartburn? I know one guy who thinks the answer is “Aliens.”


Ithaca, New York is known Not at a Tila Tequila level, maybe, but known in some circles for many things: Cornell University Being the place where Nabakov wrote Lolita He was probably thinking about an underage girl when this was taken. Being the North American Seat of the Dalai Lama. Twelfth son of the Lama […]

Super Bowl Sunday


Happy Super Bowl Sunday, Everybody! So, we have a real Goliath v. Goliath match up here between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. The Giants are on the right.  And kind of on the left, too. And I don’t care for either team very much at all. Can’t I root against both […]