Daily Archives: May 6, 2017

America’s Future: Blackout!

I just watched the PBS documentary American Experience: Blackout about the 25 hours without power in New York City in 1977: As Wednesday, July 13, 1977 dawned hot and humid, New Yorkers prepared themselves for another sweltering day. It was … Continue reading

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Doesn’t Look Like Australia To Me

When I moved to California from Australia in 1977, the land down under was about 97% white. I don’t remember any complaints about that. I don’t recall anyone saying, “There are too many white people around here. Let’s bring in … Continue reading

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Lutherans Are Wrecking This Country With Their Reckless Support For Refugees

USA TODAY: The number of refugees arriving in the United States has dropped sharply this year because of President Trump’s threats to bar their entry, even though his order for a total 120-day ban has been blocked twice by federal … Continue reading

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Where Is Your Happy Place?

A Mexican friend says Dodger Stadium is her happy place. She goes there and she always feels happy. I want to say that for Jews, synagogue is their happy place. They go there and they always feel happy. But I … Continue reading

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Jews & The LA Riots

The 25th anniversary of the LA Riots was April 29. At the time of the riots, I had been bedridden for four years (about 20 hours a day on average) by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and rarely watched TV or listened … Continue reading

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