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The Worst Betrayal of All

The Worst Betrayal of All


History, literature, religion and commercial banking are littered with stories of betrayal. Julius Caeser knows what I’m talking about. So does Shakespeare. The Big JC knows a thing or two on the subject. As do the New York Mets… But none of these stories can compare to the betrayal that I have had to endure.  […]

Ode to a fast guy

Ode to a fast guy


Like many people in this world, I am interested in track and field events once every four years. And today I was watching the finals of the 10,000 meters… …and everyone was caught up in the excitement of the moment because a British runner finished first… …and an American took silver, just the third Yankee […]

Wishing a Dear Friend a Happy Birthday

Wishing a Dear Friend a Happy Birthday


It can be completely embarrassing when you forget a birthday. There’s nothing more awkward than the moment you realize the person you’re talking to is expecting a present (or at least acknowledgement) from you and you haven’t the first clue why. So it was with great chagrin that I happened upon this link today.  That’s […]