>Coriolanus, Lemon Chicken Recipe, Jimmy Stewart

>  How do you lose a sixteen-inch screw?I gotta run money, gotta get up, it’s the first of the month.Throwing a hot dog in a hallway, you don’t know where it goes.Gorilla snot with a stitched catty backseam, but it’s all about stockings. Jimmy Stewart, in The Naked Spur, is how I want my son… Continue reading >Coriolanus, Lemon Chicken Recipe, Jimmy Stewart

>2010 Classic Literature Round Up

> One of my more rececnt posts about George Bernard Shaw has caused a bit of a maelstrom. Indeed, I was wrong, or at least misreading the quotation. It seems as though experience is not valuable for its capacity or breadth, but for its quality. This goes back to Nietszche. The Superman stands on the… Continue reading >2010 Classic Literature Round Up

>The Value of Experience

> “Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.”-George Bernard Shaw, The Revolutionist’s Handbook and Pocket Companion, “Man and Superman” Unless I am wrong, which I often am, this means that the wisest men are the men who are most willing. Which means that those who have tried… Continue reading >The Value of Experience

>Your JFK Flight Status is: Cancelled

> It is snowing in New York. There are 50 m.p.h. winds and an expected foot through tonight. Luckily, I am in the warm confines of my great uncle’s house, where we are drinking malbec and eating crab cakes with remoulade and brussels sprouts (the crisp browned leaves and healthy vitamins make it a personal… Continue reading >Your JFK Flight Status is: Cancelled