Monthly Archives: October 2015

Our Brand is Crisis

I went to a meeting in the morning and was thankful there was food there so that I had the energy to get through my shift. I checked my bank balance and was pleased at my big payday. I’ll be … Continue reading

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Gremlins

I got a lot done but saw that many students have stopped showing up to class. I returned home and dropped off some stuff. I went into the record store and bought the Blu-ray disc of “For All Mankind.” I … Continue reading

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Kagemusha

It was supposed to rain, and I went out with my umbrella, but I saw no rain at all. I worked on materials for my classes and headed out to work. I listened to the end of the World Series … Continue reading

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Little Miss Sunshine

I spent the day doing work for my classes. I discovered that one of my former students had a twin sister, so I wondered if the twin ever sat in for my student without my noticing. After I was done … Continue reading

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In Search of Lost Time: Swann’s Way

I read news reports about red meat as the cause of cancer. The day at work was rather tiring because things went wrong, and some of the staff was missing. At a bus stop, I ran into a former student … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs

I watched CBS Sunday Morning and got a phone call from my parents. On the television, I saw a segment about the life of the late Maureen O’Hara. I also saw a report about Phan Thi Kim Phuc, the Vietnamese … Continue reading

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The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

I watched CBS This Morning and its chef segment. Some of Mike Price’s signature dishes are Cranberry Ginger, Crème Fraiche Panna Cotta – huckleberries, toasted almonds, Delicata Squash and Honeycrisp Apple Salad – grapes, toasted pumpkin seeds and pecorino, Roasted … Continue reading

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