Tag Archives: Alexander Hamilton

Best Story of the Week…May 16

Central Park…first light As I’m cantering up Harlem Hill, otherwise known as Hamilton Heights, since it’s Alexander Hamilton’s old neighborhood, I see a young boy perched on the grass, elbows resting on his knees, selling bottled water. His cardboard sign … Continue reading

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Did You Know?

The expression…your name is mud, some say, came from Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was convicted and jailed in 1865, for setting John Wilkes Booth’s broken leg, after he shot and killed Abraham Lincoln.  Though pardoned by President Andrew Johnson, released … Continue reading

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The Good Old New York Post

I’m getting so tired of this ongoing Hillary bashing.  Yesterday’s New York Post’s front page may have put me over the edge. Anthony Weiner, former New York congressman, who once again is sexting over the net, is the husband of Huma … Continue reading

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The Metropolitan Museum of Sass

I became a member of The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Saturday. It was an early Christmas present to myself since, after all, I live 5 minutes away and should not only support it but take advantage of its perpetual … Continue reading

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