The World Was Coming To An End

The world was coming to an end!!!! But what world? So asked Ray Bradbury in his early 1950s short story “The Highway,” through the voice of a poor rural farmer watching city folk frantically drive by his home as they sought to escape the doom. He in turn calmly plowed his fields, wondering what they…

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20 Teen

20 teenage girls are exhibiting signs of Tourette’s like symptoms in a rural New York State small town and the world’s media have descended on this hamlet like it’s the site of the second coming (or pick your own religious rapture moment). They call it a medical mystery; they have tried to involve Erin Brockovich…

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Amazon? Google? Who Would Have Thunk?

Who would have thunk…. Google is going to have a physical bricks-and-mortar – old-fashioned – GPS-findable – swipe- your-credit-card-or-pay-cash – salespeople to help you – store! IMAGINE THAT!!!! What are they going to sell? Check out the Google online store to get an idea.  The top 10 items?  Chotchkes!!!!  Baby bibs and T-shirts!  And as…

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