Category Archives: Miscellaneous
The Scream While scouting Facebook today, I noticed that one of my FB friends, an Italian surgeon who works in the UK, had posted a photo of Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet that features a painting in the background — … Continue reading
My US flag flies today in front of my house. In the early morning fifteen years ago today, I was sleeping peacefully in my bed when, suddenly, one of my sons shook me awake and delivered a most bewildering bit … Continue reading
This week we are treated to another Johnny-come-lately, or in this case, Jane-come-lately, in the person of Megan Rapinoe, giving the nod to Colin Kaepernick’s “protest” , “displaying discontent with the current state of affairs in the U.S.” What state … Continue reading
Donald J. Trump is officially persona non grata for me. I will not be voting for him come November. And I absolutely cannot vote for Hillary Clinton either. Don’t talk to me about the Greens. Why won’t I support Trump? … Continue reading
Alaa Wardi is an excellent musician, especially when he uses his body as the musical instruments! Check out his channel.
“Who’s that?” you say? Well, let’s see. He’s a Japanese animator whose most popular (in Japan) film is called in English, Spirited Away, and it won an Oscar for Best Animated Feature in 2003. Here is an interesting video about … Continue reading
Dropping Politics for the Moment I got things to say about Donald Trump. Seriously. But not now. Although apparently he came in second in the Iowa state caucuses yesterday. Excellent. Nevermind. The brilliant medical students of the University of Chicago … Continue reading