Most recently, my “expertise” has resulted in my efforts to affirm Eli Weisel’s insistance that being a Jew ( surrounded as I had been in the 1950s by tattooed survivors of the Holocaust) requires us as Jews to end genocide of whatever form; specifically in Yemen, the Mayanmar region of what used to be Burma, Venezuela ( most especially on the Western border in Colombia) the Sudan, and ….
Nicholas Murray Butler strikes again:
“The Age of Innocence (1920) won the 1921 Pulitzer Prize for literature, making Wharton the first woman to win the award. The three fiction judges—literary critic Stuart Pratt Sherman, literature professor Robert Morss Lovett, and novelist Hamlin Garland—voted to give the prize to Sinclair Lewis for his satire Main Street, but Columbia University’s advisory board, led by conservative university president Nicholas Murray Butler, overturned their decision and awarded the prize to The Age of Innocence. She was also nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1927, 1928 and 1930.” — Wikipedia
Williamsport PA, May 19, 2019: Tomorrow Manic Monday President Donald J. Trump will be arriving here in Williamsport–center of Pennsylvania’s Alabama–to waste everyone’s time. A special election will take place on Tuesday for the seat vacated by Tom Marino, the worst member of Congress ever to have served in the House ++++ ++++ Marino, who … Continue reading Our President’s trip to my new home in Williamsport PA
++++ ++++ Wikipedia A Night at the Opera is a 1935 American comedy film starring the Marx Brothers, and featuring Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones, Margaret Dumont, Sig Ruman, and Walter Woolf King. It was the first of five films the Marx Brothers made for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer after their departure from Paramount Pictures, and … Continue reading Marx Brothers A Night at the Opera (1935)
“If I am not for myself, who is for me?” — Rabbi Hillel AFTER BEFORE
++++ “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.” —The Golden Rule  Join me on October first for at the Lycoming County zCourthouse, Courtroom 3, for an existential demonstration that for the District Attorney in Williamsport PA, justice is … Continue reading Accounts of my indecent exposure at Williamsport PA’s Pajama Factory are vastly exaggerated
Synopsis ++++ Background ++++ Tom Lehr’s song introduction is bizarrely relevant to President Trump’s firing  of Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke “[A] few years ago, a motion picture version appeared of Sophocles’ immortal tragedy “Oedipus Rex”. This picture played only in the so-called art theaters, and it was not a financial success. “And I … Continue reading The Saga of Trump’s Stinky Secretary of Interior Zinke Who Belong in the Klinky