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Comments on Bob Woodward’s Newest Book

It's become a habit now to write brief (hopefully interesting as well) book reviews on "Goodreads" since it's a wonderful way to remember what books I've read, with the (one to five star) rating I felt each merited, and also some comments to remind me of the content and high/low spots of each. When one…
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Doing a Second Audio Book

Today, November 12th, at eleven o'clock a.m, I am scheduled for the final  recording session at "The Roost," my son Jimmy's recording studio. This will be our second audio book ... the first one being Contact Sport. This one, Reunion, has been extremely  emotional since the story is, if I may use a term that…
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Black Clouds on the Financial Front?

Let me start this by saying this subject is sophisticated and above my pay grade. But the impact would affect us all, so please read on. The September 17 issue of The New Yorker includes a fairly lengthy -- it is The New Yorker after all -- book review of a 700 page financial history…
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There’s Something Wrong Here

Pardon me. I'm emotional. I just watched a grieving father in Pittsburgh try to process the murder of his son in the synagogue. In addition, the mayor of Pittsburgh, in a pre-dawn interview on NBC, wondered aloud if it's really the proper policy (and need) for the U.S. to recommend armed guards at all Christian,…
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