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November 22, 2017

Yeah, Thanks A Lot

I'm all up in Thanksgiving. Despite my somewhat cynical public persona, we're all about giving and caring at our house. We are very much aware how fortunate we are to have a warm house and an abundance of food on this very special day....more>
November 15, 2017

A Nice Sandwich

That's all a working man really wants for lunch. You have to say it with a Brooklyn or Bronx accent. "A nice saaaand-wisssh." Not a hoagie. Not a wrap....more>
November 08, 2017

The Ice Age

This column is not a repeat. Regular readers know that I recycle, but this is only because I care about our environment. It is time for my annual snow removal column, because as I write this the temperature is dropping toward freezing for the first time this season....more>
November 01, 2017

Antiquing 101

There is a loyal cadre of yard salers out here who form a caravan on weekend mornings, all of us driven by the faint hope we will one day find a priceless treasure in the rubble of someone else's shattered life....more>
October 25, 2017

The History Of Fake News

It was great to run into old pal Richie Menaik (aka Charlie Brown) from Sag Harbor the other day. "I remember when you wrote for the Sag Harbor Express," he said....more>
October 18, 2017

Goodbye Columbus

Christopher Columbus: So whatsa matter? Christopher Columbus Jr.: They want to take your day away, Pop. CC: What? What? They no lika my calzone? What? Ahh ....more>
October 11, 2017

Men In Uniform

"I like when you dress up in your little costume on Sundays," Karen said. I was stunned and more than a little annoyed. After all, it's not like I had a Zorro cape on I wear that on Casual Fridays....more>
September 20, 2017

If It Wasn't For Bad Luck

I'm not superstitious. That does not mean I am making fun of people who are, so please don't call in and complain. In fact, some of my best friends are superstitious....more>
September 13, 2017

Oh Poor Sustainable Me

Long before "sustainable" became one of those fuzzy wuzzy feel good words we talked the talk and walked the walk. Once every August a few of my friends and I would go camping for a weekend and live off the land....more>
September 06, 2017

The Hitchhiker

After a winter in Flatbush it was a surreal experience to wake up in Sag Harbor knowing you would spend the summer there. In Brooklyn busses raced down Clarkson Avenue just steps from our front stoop....more>
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