Oh Captain, My Captain

David and I exchanged our first hello thirty-two years ago and said goodbye sixteen years ago. I suspect he might appreciate the symmetry of the numbers. I imagine we would have had some interesting conversations about whether life is filled with a series of random events and coincidences or if there is any sort of […]

What Is The Price Of Fame?

Two hours ago my daughter told me there was a leak in the garage ceiling and I went in search of the source of the leak. Took about two minutes to determine it was coming from the powder room bathroom and that the toilet inside had mutinied. I turned off the water in the bathroom, […]

Goodbye Robin Williams

There are going to be more than a few posts and news stories about the death of Robin Williams. I am sure many of them will focus upon trying to help those who are battling depression but this isn’t going to be one of them. It is not because it isn’t important because it is. […]

Tommy Lasorda Killed My Dream Job

Some of you who know me well will read that headline and wonder where the hell I come up with this stuff because you are certain that a guy with my imagination and athletic ability never had a shot to play for The Dodgers. I can hear some of you thinking out loud and I […]