December 22, 2014

TIPTOEING BACK INTO THE SUNLIGHT… (…after fifty years of shadowed life…) Sometimes Presidents can, and do, make bold policy moves, especially when there’s no risk of losing political capital for re-election needs. In this instance President Obama has done just

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A WILD WILD DAY IN THE WILD WILD WEST… (…leaving a big chunk of the city in the dark…) Mother Nature had a hissy fit yesterday, with lots and lots of rain and high wind all over the place. It

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VICTORIA’S ANGELS… (…have no fear to tread…en deshabille) When it comes to creating new ways to market and promote things that they sell, the merchandisers of women’s lingerie have come a long way…baby…in the past hundred years. At the turn

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WHAT ARE THEY EXPECTED TO (…when confronted with physical resistance…) The recent torrent of street protests about grand jury’s declining to indict police officers for alleged brutality, and shootings in which several individuals were killed by police are classic examples

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YET ANOTHER CASUAL COMMEMORATION (…of what now seems like ancient history) Seventy three years ago, on December 7th, 1941…almost three quarters of a century ago…we were attacked at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, by Japan. That event not only launched us into

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