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The College Admission Crisis

Well, I guess they never read “The Tell-Tale Heart.” Someone with no guilt is a sociopath. They may be nice to others face to face, but they’ll do what ever it takes to get what they want, casualties be damned. We live in a sociopathic society. How did this happen? First, America lost its place […]

The Pork Chop

The woman next to us was eating one. My mother never cooked pork. It wasn’t a kosher thing, or maybe it was. We weren’t kosher. At the time, only the Orthodox were. A lot of the Conservatives were “phony kosher,” as in kosher at home, but outside, anything went. Kinda like if you keep your […]


He’s following the Jimmy Carter playbook. And Carter may be the best ex-President as opposed to one in office, but one thing’s for sure, he won. We underestimate winning. It’s a long road to the top if you wanna rock and roll and AC/DC lit up bars throughout Australia before they shook the world years […]

It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding)

It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) I was not a Bob Dylan fan. Of course we sang “Blowin’ In The Wind” at summer camp, but this was long before the rock press, and I hadn’t even reached puberty, I thought it was a Peter, Paul & Mary song. Same deal with “The Times They Are […]