Monthly Archives: September 2011

Simple Math

Simple Math is a strictly mathematical viewpoint. What Makes 100%? What does it mean to give MORE than 100%? Ever wonder about those people who say they are giving more than 100%? We have all been to those meetings where someone wants you to give over 100%. How about achieving 103%? What makes up 100% […]

Help Mr. Wizard

Mr. Wizard was an animated character from the early 1960s cartoon TOOTER TURTLE. The show ran a mere 39 episodes, however the main protagonist’s call for salvation from an impossible dilemma remains a popular cry for the desperate. “Help Mr. Wizard.” The magical lizard solved problems with wisdom and magic. His advice at the end […]

How So Europe

The bar is now featuring ABBA GIMMIE GIMME GIMMIE A MAN AFTER MIDNIGHT. I feel so very 1979. And last night I danced to IT’S RAINING MEN at the RAF Luxembourg Grand Ball. Europe. The Old World. And me. To hear GIMME GIMME GIMME, please go to this URL

Mea Culpa

as packed with Russians and the gamblers playing 21 looked like losers. 1000 Euros would vanish fast in a bad crowd. We retreated to the Hotel de Paris and I drank a gin-tonic. Alex Cohort opted for an Armagnac. It had been bottled well back in the last century. Charles glowed with the osmosic influx […]

Dead Man Walking Dead

The State of Georgia executed Troy Davis on September 21, 2011. The method of death was injection with lethal dosages of chemicals. His last words protested his innocence. “I’m not the one who personally killed your son, your father, your brother.” Davis paid the ultimate price for the death of an off-duty policeman at a […]