Tag Archives: Bobby Kennedy

What’s Wrong With Me Ed?

I’m a Bobby Kennedy fan. I even have his picture in a nice, silver frame on my window sill, so it’s not unusual for me to be reading about him still again, as in, Robert Kennedy, a Memoir, by Jack … Continue reading

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Freckles

I’m a big reader, as most of you know, having the privilege of belonging to a very special library, with stacks you can roam that remind me of catacombs. You just never know what you’ll find.  In one of my diggings, … Continue reading

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Let’s Grab Our Balls And Go

I love this expression, apparently a favorite of John Kennedy’s in essence, his way of saying, let’s suit up and show-em what we got. OOH, such a masculine mix of words now obsolete since they’d be considered inappropriate and more … Continue reading

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Notes From The Carlyle – April 2015

I haven’t been to Bemelmans since Valentines Day treating myself like a sweetheart.  I charged my drink of course, but come to find out, the bartender picked it up.  This allowed me to rationalize going there again, plus I needed … Continue reading

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Obama and Company

I have to say I was a little surprised that in response to Monday’s post Mitt there weren’t any Romney advocates to be heard. I truly expected an onslaught of controversial comments in his defense. How telling. However, I did … Continue reading

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Unoccupied Wallstreet

“You can’t evict an idea when its time has come,” according to one of the leaders of the movement that calls itself ‘Occupy Wall Street’ but as it turns out if you’re the Mayor of New York you can, well … Continue reading

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Shiver Me Timbers

I wrote this piece way back in 2011.  Has remained a favorite of mine.  My blog was new…I was excited while Tom Waits crooned in my ear. I’m quite fond of the expression shiver me timbers thanks to my dad … Continue reading

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