Thanks, Richard, for the Best Seat in the House; New Yorkers Really Are the Nicest People

(carnegiehall) In our desperate (and belated) efforts to get seats to hear Evgeny Kissin play at Carnegie Hall, we wound up with one good seat (parquet) and two less good seats (balcony) at a premium price from Stubhub. Don’t do this if you don’t have to. But we had to; you understand. (latimes) We arrived…

What? We’re Going to War with the Persian Empire? (and other things to be anxious about)

I have written before about Trump Anxiety Disorder (TAD) before and I am not the only one. But lately, this is getting ridiculous. Just because W made a little mistake of one letter (Iraq instead of Iran) doesn’t mean we should tackle them. They are big; they are powerful; they will hit hard. If we…