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The NYC transportation system has many components but they have one thing in common – a crumbling infrastructure. On this episode, I examine aspects that pertain to the able-bodied as well as the handicapped.

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During a period when I was out of work, I attempted to land a job at a Jewish weekly where they made me jump through some hoops.

Also some commentary about White House security and the importance of midterm elections.
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Several news stories this past week had a common theme. They were trying to sell some sort of fear to the public. This is not new, nor is it really news. But it is the prevailing theory on how to do business in the age of instant gratification, social media, and immediacy over accuracy and privacy.

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It's over! The season of Derek Jeter has concluded at long last!

I have some positive and negative things to say about the "Captain."
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I've been selling on ebay for 16 years now.

I've experienced some pleasant and not-so-pleasant things.
While the site has been enhanced for buyers, the same can not be said sometimes for longtime sellers.
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Our vacations are a lot of fun...for us.

When we're on vacation, it sure seems like many people around the world begin to suffer from calamities and disasters.
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The big scandal this past week was the leak of more than 200 salacious photos of various famous celebrities; singers and actresses as well as sports figures.

The media went into a frenzy over who to blame – the cloud, Apple, anyone but the people who took the photos themselves.
I have some second-hand knowledge about these matters. And I'm happy to share it.
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As a dad, long summer days are the enemy.

I recently went through a veeery long 12-hour stretch of dad-hood.
Herein I describe the particulars.
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I am not doing the Ice Bucket Challenge, so don't bother nominating me.

It's contradictory to ask someone to give money OR shoot a video of themselves dumping an ice bucket on their head. And then expect them to give money AFTER they shoot a video.
We give plenty of money. We donate a lot of our time. Just because something is trending, or trendy, does not mean it's alright to use a charity to SHAME people.
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If you live in New York, you know who the Rev. Al Sharpton is.

If you live in New York for more than 25 years, then you know who the Rev. Al Sharpton REALLY is.
I have a bunch of first- and second-hand stories about the man. All true, all outrageous.
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