The Fight To Regain Sanity

There's a scene in the movie Goodfellas when wig shop owner and independent bookmaker Morrie Kesseler gets whacked most unceremoniously by Tommy DeVito (played by Joe Pesci). One minute he's climbing into a Cadillac with the intent of negotiating his share of a big score over coffee whilst picking up a danish to bring to his wife Claire,… Continue reading The Fight To Regain Sanity

There’s a time for kneeling, and a time for standing up

I am totally down with the new Nike ad campaign that features former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, even if I'm not sold on the feng shui of this union just yet. Let's chill with this idea that Kaepernick is this generation's Muhammad Ali. This, ain't that. I'm not talking about what each man risked in… Continue reading There’s a time for kneeling, and a time for standing up

Sorryless Sunday Morning

I am proclaiming this Sunday to be the intermezzo of my Woodstock series of posts. So in lieu of flower power, Imma post the first in a brand new series that will show up on the regular once I'm finished spilling on my three days of peace and music in the Catskills with the lovely… Continue reading Sorryless Sunday Morning