Daily Archives: July 8, 2009

Sonatina piano camp

The night before his imminent shipment to the summer camp King summoned three of his buddies over for an over night play. His buddies took turn torturing him, mercilessly. “What? A piano camp?” They erupted in laughter so loud that … Continue reading

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We won!

King’s been playing badminton with me lately. Our first win as a team came last month against Sunny with his daughter. That didn’t count as much as the win we got last night, against Paul and Paul. The 6 footer … Continue reading

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A bizarre sex and espionage

He said and s/he said. Is the French just tad dumber or what? How could a relatively normal and adequately smart Frenchy didn’t know he was making love or having sex with a man or woman? The he she, Mr. … Continue reading

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Russian traders, Goldman and Citadel ..

Goldman spying suspect no boon to new Chicago firm By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Steve Eder BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Their paths sound so similar – two Russian emigres with a talent for numbers who arrived in the United States and … Continue reading

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The Tappan Zee Bridge

The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge, almost always referred to as the Tappan Zee Bridge, or simply the Tappan Zee, is a cantilever bridge in New York over the Hudson River at one of its widest points, the Tappan … Continue reading

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Buterfly Lovers

Wow … response to The Acrobatic “Swan Lake” – see below The Acrobatic “Swan Lake”

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How can you tell you’re old ..

Ran into a friend last weekend at a BBQ, the hat lady. Her hubby loves to collect antique furniture and earrings; he brought her this hat too. It must sound like cliché when I say you don’t feel old till … Continue reading

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