++++ Because architects, engineers and the construction industry generally have failed us, we Baby Boomers will have to design the world we live in one human-made building at a time Joel Solkoff’s Column Vol. V, Number 3 Architectural Column Vol. V, Number 3 by Joel Solkoff, PA, USA Writing on architects plus their role in … Continue reading Because architects, engineers and the construction in dustry generally have failed us, we Baby Boomers will have to design the world we live in one human-made building at a time
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 ….
Shameful far-reaching architecture scandal in the Big Apple ”New York, New York, the Big Apple” Joel Solkoff’s Column Vol. VI. Number 1 Twenty-five years ago, I lost the ability to walk it happened unexpectedly. I was living with my wife and two young daughters here in a suburb of Durham, North Carolina: This … Continue reading Global Architects. You are ignoring your most important customers: Baby Boomers like me
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