Frank Reagan(played by Tom Sellick), the almost too handsome Police Commisioner on Blue Bloods, often remarks, "Where were you on nine-eleven?" He says all New Yorkers will always remember where they were when the South Tower collapsed.
9-1-1 are the three digits you 'dial,' when you need help, and you need it fast. Media pundits speculated that the co-ordinated al-Qa'ida attack on the two icons of the West's financial prowess came on the eleventh day of…Continue
Posted on February 24, 2015 at 2:31pm
This new serial is about a metaphorical football, and I admit to not being all that sure that this one is properly inflated. There will be some really bad 'plays' called from the sidelines, and perhaps some heroic game-saving plays by a rookie... or two. The ball is currently around mid-field, and everybody has their eyes on it. The two separate goals are unclear off in the distance, but everyone seems 100% convinced that this ball has been moving the wrong way. An injured player has come…Continue
Posted on February 24, 2015 at 2:12pm
THE WORLD'S BEST COOK
My mother was the world's best cook. I'm pretty sure that there are many of us who feel that way, and I pity those who do not, or cannot. Before my Mom attained to this very prestigious honor, my paternal Grandmother held the title. When my Dad went overseas during WWII, Mom moved in with her in-laws, and the tutorial began. You can imagine all the psychological tension that such an arrangement entailed for both teacher and student. Further complicating things for…
Posted on February 14, 2015 at 9:16am — 3 Comments