Monthly Archives: September 2014

Entry 382: The Wedding Blog Part XXXI: Don’t Ask Why

IMPORTANT: This post should be read while listening to “Tradition” from Fiddler on the Roof. Welcome back to the continuing saga of planning our daughter Casey’s October wedding to her fiancé Alex at the Norwalk Aquarium. As reported very early … Continue reading

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Entry 381: You, Too?

So I just got the new U2 album. I don’t have any other U2 albums, and I didn’t particularly want this one, but it was given to me as a gift. Don’t get me wrong; I don’t mind U2, but … Continue reading

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Entry 380: Fashion Faux Pas

Mark: Hello again, everybody, and welcome to Offensive Fashion Week. It’s your stalwart fashion reporter here, in my sweatpants and t-shirt with an unidentified stain, and I’m joined by fashion expert Heidi Klueless to tell you about the very latest … Continue reading

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Entry 379: The Wedding Blog Part XXX: It’s Always Something

Welcome back to the continuing saga of planning our daughter Casey’s October wedding to her fiancé Alex at the Norwalk Aquarium. I’m always seeing stories on the local news about calamitous problems with weddings. Recently, a popular venue in Brooklyn closed … Continue reading

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Entry 378: Please Do Not Crack Your Lobsters During the Movie

There are some businesses I just don’t get. Take, for example, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, which recently opened in Yonkers, NY after an apparently successful rollout across Texas. It’s a fairly typical multiplex except, instead of a concession stand, there’s a … Continue reading

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Entry 377: NFL Weak, Too

Welcome to my recap of Week Two of the 2014-2015 NFL Season. Here are my Top Three Things You Need to Know: Some games were played. Many players limped off the field with various injuries. Teams that play their home … Continue reading

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Entry 376: The Wedding Blog Part XXIX: Good Chance of a Shower

Labor Day, 2014: It’s 9:48 on the morning after, and the phone has been ringing since 9. Everyone is calling my wife Barbara to tell her what a splendid party it was. They’re calling on our land line and Barb’s … Continue reading

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