Monthly Archives: November 2010

Revisiting Logan in My Mind – Part 3

Ye Li, with his Ph.D. in Decision Science at the University of Chicago, was an undergrad at CalTech when he used Flash video to create a terrific version of Billy Joel’s We Didn’t Start the Fire that you can watch … Continue reading

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Revisiting Logan in My Mind – Part 2

The 4700 block of Hutchinson Street, circa 2004, fell victim to the same fate as so many other houses south of Loudon.  When I went back to visit the old neighborhood about 15 years ago, the last time I had … Continue reading

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Revisiting Logan in My Mind

Now through the social intelligence of a Facebook group, as pointed out to me by my colleague Dr. Dennis Lyons, one can re-visit the old Philadelphia neighborhood of Logan, where we were raised, through photo galleries and snapshot memories.  If … Continue reading

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For Ethan Dean Press and His Mommy and Daddy

To Welcome Your New Baby Boy … Start every day with a kiss and a hug. Make sure that he’s feeling all cozy and snug. Smile at him, tickle him, cuddle, and coo, and soon he’ll be smiling and laughing … Continue reading

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Illuminated by Josh Groban

This beautiful ballad by Josh Groban, the classically trained singer with the crossover pop voice, fronts a new album, Illuminations, that will be released on November 15.  The video is sweet, as are the words exhorting us to remember not … Continue reading

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The Englewood Strip

Now that we’ve nestled into Englewood, and the next phase of our lives as moderne apartment dwellers (our granddaughters refer to our new abode as “Oma & Opa’s Hotel”) we spend just enough time in town during the week to … Continue reading

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The American Jewish World Service

Until I received an email with a link to this video, I’m embarrassed to say I wasn’t familiar with the AJWS or its mission.  The video is quite a hoot and very entertaining. After the laughter dies down (Gilbert Gottfried … Continue reading

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