…check in

Mr. President, First of all, happy belated birthday.  Hope everything’s good with you and the family. Now, down to business.  It has come to our attention that you recently joined Foursquare, the social networking site which allows users to check in at different locations, gaining them special deals, and (with enough determination) the clout of…

…Pardon

Today the time-honored tradition of presidential turkey pardoning takes place. It’s a day of excitement, happiness and joy.  One favored fowl is given a new lease on life, and allowed to live out its life in peace. However, this year a dark cloud hangs over the ceremony.  This year, the lucky bird has a little bit less…

…Get Real

It’s time for a reality TV intervention. This has been a long time coming, but we’ve finally reached the last straw. Now I admit that I’m not reality TV’s biggest fan (not by a long shot).  I’m like my competitions.  I’ve been known to get addicted to “Top Chef” and  “American Idol.” However, when it…

…Light A Fire

Full disclosure up front, I’m about as Jewish as a bacon wrapped shrimp (a little kosher humor for you), but I’m not going to let that stop me from celebrating the beginning of Chanukah. For those of you who don’t know, Chanukah (or Hanukkah if you prefer) begins tonight at sundown, and continues for eight…