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Wonder Drugs

Hey, 2020.  Here’s your hat.  What’s your hurry? I think the sentiment is universal.  Perhaps even interplanetary.  Most of us can’t wait for 2020 to be over.  I know I can’t.  What a year!  A devastating pandemic, a Presidential impeachment, Giuliani’s hair dye bomb, transition chaos, and a toilet paper shortage.  Can things get much

By |2020-12-31T14:55:33+00:00December 31st, 2020|Categories: Doctors, Medicine|14 Comments

Light at the End of the Tunnel

     Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, arrived at sundown on Thursday, December 10th.  No complaints this year about the holiday arriving too early or late. In my humble opinion, it arrived at the best possible moment.  The eight nights of candle-lighting, ending on December 18th, along with the lights of Christmas, illuminate the longest

By |2020-12-15T14:51:26+00:00December 15th, 2020|Categories: Food, Holidays|6 Comments

Happily Ever After

Today is blog day.  But more importantly, it also happens to be my 40th wedding anniversary, and I have decided to honor the occasion with an essay.  So what you’re about to read will be a little bit funny, a little bit serious, a little bit sentimental, and the rest of it downright mushy! Given

By |2020-11-30T14:46:05+00:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Marriage|22 Comments

A Very Virtual Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving less than two weeks away, I have been contemplating my table setting.  Some of the usual adornments shall remain the same.  I will order a lovely floral centerpiece.  I also plan on bringing out the special china reserved for such holidays, as well as the party silverware, even though the pieces require hand

By |2020-11-15T15:13:59+00:00November 15th, 2020|Categories: Dining, Holidays|10 Comments

Detox

"I've been clean for four days," my friend blurts out as we're walking our dogs in the park.  "Wait! What?" is my shocked response.  "I'm your best friend and you never confided in me that you had an addiction problem.  What is it, drugs, alcohol?"  "No," she says, "the news, I've given up the news."

By |2020-10-01T13:43:02+00:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Media, News, Politics|13 Comments

By the Book

If, like I am, you are an insatiable watcher of cable news and other panel shows, then you, too, have been invited into the homes of the Talking Heads.   Thanks to the magic of Zoom and its ilk, it's no longer necessary for the various experts  to appear at the studios of CNN, MSNBC, Fox

By |2020-09-15T14:00:54+00:00September 15th, 2020|Categories: Communication, Media, News|7 Comments
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