Monthly Archives: February 2009

The Path From Palestine

Click on image to enlarge. How can you create peace in Palestine without understanding the fact that the land was stolen from the original owners? It would be like someone coming into your house and saying my great-great-great to the 10th power grandfather lived in this house and now I’m moving into it. “You get [...]

The Demise of the Oak Room

Yet another of the Plaza Hotel’s venerable assets has been closed thanks to the timeless ineptitude of the El-Ad management. No more Palm Court. No more Oyster Bar. No more eating at the Oak Room. Judging from their failure rate the hotel should be next. But then Israeli are better known for hostility than hospitality. [...]

Quote of the Day

“Ugliness is in a way superior to beauty because it lasts.” Serge Gainsbourg (04/02/1928 – 03/02/1991) French singer For a related article click on this URL http://www.mangozeen.com/2007/07/08/music/histoire-de-melodie-nelson.htm

Free the Weed

French chanteur Serge Gainsbourg appeared in the 1969 film CANNABIS with his English muse, Jane Birkin. In 1973 America responded to this Gallic challenge by adopting the Rockefeller drug laws, which set the penalty for possession of more than 2 ounces of heroin, morphine, opium, cocaine, or cannabis on the same level as 2nd degree [...]

WONT GET FOOLED AGAIN by The Who

Some songs are prophetic. Others are reminders of where we should be headed for the sake of our children. Few better than the Who’s WON’T GET FOOLED AGAIN Go to this URL for the magic For a related article click on this URL http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SM0WIP7eMYs&feature=related And of course BABA O’REILLY No one had used synthesizers for [...]