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Television’s Over (at Our House)

I hate television’s mass pandering to our most puerile instincts, I despise its addictive influence on our western society, and many has been the time over the years that I’ve...
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Memories of A Fall Festival. Or Three

Fall is festival season in the Catskills By which I don’t mean loud rock bands playing under bright lights and inebriated revelers sleeping under canvas (Though music and drink are...
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That’s My Boy

Glad to see the baby has his priorities right. Start them young, that’s what we say. Photo taken at Miss Lucy’s, Saugerties at 9:26pm, posted online ten minutes later They...
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Rurality Check

Campbell’s first day at school, his teacher knows all about where his parents had tried to buy a house over the summer. Turns out his teacher would have been our...
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Happy Birthday Campbell

Our eldest son is 10 today. Congratulations. We celebrated with a combination birthday party and farewell picnic on Saturday in Brooklyn. Yes, we couldn’t stay away… We had the party...
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Stoop Sale

For the Brooklyn contigent – well, make that the New York posse – the vast record/CD sale is taking place this Sunday, 12 noon-4pm. Leave a comment if you need...
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Leaving New York, Never Easy

Some of you may have taken the hints, some of you may have been told in person. For everyone else, here’s the news: At the end of August my family...
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Things To Do During A New York Heatwave, Part II

Wish you could be on a beach somewhere cooler than here But be glad you didn’t book a holiday through British Airways From Heathrow ________________ Get the hell out of...
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