Category Archives: New York Times

Need Some “Good News?”

I live in a suburb of Philadelphia and get my daily news on television.  A typical day can include stories about fires, guns, robbery, murder, information on Bill Cosby’s trial, the latest scam affecting older citizens, a politician accused of inappropriate … Continue reading

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A Final Thank You

Bill Collings:  Guitar Maker   Many famous people died in 2017. Among them were: Gregg Allman, Chuck Berry, Glen Campbell, David Cassidy, Barbara Cook, Fats Domino, Dick Gregory, Monty Hall, Hugh Hefner, Jerry Lewis, Mary Tyler Moore, Jeanne Moreau, Roberta … Continue reading

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Gifts for Famous People

I know you are busy finding appropriate gifts for all your friends and family members. Now, image you had to get appropriate gifts for famous people as well. Here are some suggestions for a dozen folks who are known everywhere. … Continue reading

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Good Deeds, Part 2

  Emma Watson’s Good Deed: Putting books in the NYC subway to be found and enjoyed.   As I mentioned last time, the “Metropolitan Diary” has been a place for New Yorkers to share their important moments with the New … Continue reading

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The Blue Bell Book Review (BBBR)

The Blue Bell Book Review (BBBR) is a slightly less well-known and respected literary column than The New York Times Book Review (NYTBR). Also, it is less expensive. This book review is free and worth every cent. The BBBR is … Continue reading

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POKEMON GO IN CENTRAL PARK

Today, the bus goes in reverse, back in time. Not far. Just a couple weeks ago, specifically Monday, July 18th.   Okay, we’re there and we join the conversation… Did you read the New York Times today?        All … Continue reading

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