Monthly Archives: November 2014

Hats Off To Oma!

Oma outdid herself yesterday, preparing a sumptuous Thanksgiving feast for available family.  It was a joyful celebration in relative solitude at the Shore, the only interlude being a visit to the Aracde to feed the appetite of kids of all … Continue reading

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David Foster Wallace

I never fully appreciated David Foster Wallace as an author until thumbing through the recently released “Greatest Hits” put together to posthumously celebrate the range of his literary contributions, prompting me to sit down with it seriously over the weekend. … Continue reading

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Talmudic Lesson

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Doubleheader Victories

Still basking in the fun of watching last Sunday’s basketball doubleheader in which the Goldstein Girls emerged victorious.  First Kayla’s uniform malfunction, showing up on the floor as “Rothschild” (long story short).  Love the sportsmanship the girls learn by both … Continue reading

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For Love of Country

It seems so fleeting to have only a Veterans Day.  It should be at least Veterans Week, for the effects of service to self, family and country last a lifetime.  One way among many to help preserve this is to … Continue reading

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Lichtenstein in Arizona

You see all kinds of interesting things in the Arizona Fall League, and have plenty of time in the sun to make these observations.  Take for example the Tampa Bay Rays Double A minor league pitching coach, R.C. Lichtenstein, one … Continue reading

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Farewell to the AFL

Went to our final AFL game of 2014 today, traveling to Surprise for no surprise, the Scorpions losing another to drop to a league’s worst 10-16.  But we don’t go for the wins; we go for the pure enjoyment of … Continue reading

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