Tag Archives: John Adams High School

Entry 687: Speaking Out Against Free Speech

I have always supported free speech. Perhaps this stems from my days as editor of The Campus, the student newspaper at John Adams High School in Queens. It was during the height of the Vietnam protests, authority was being questioned … Continue reading

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Entry 634: High School Musical

My wife and I recently attended a performance of our daughter’s high school musical. You should infer nothing from the fact that our daughter is 30 years old. I’ll get back to that in a moment. I don’t remember my … Continue reading

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Entry 217: The Dangers of High School

Have I ever mentioned my high school football injury? It was 1971 and I was a junior at John Adams High School* in Ozone Park, Queens, New York, possibly one of the few public high schools in the country that … Continue reading

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Entry 197: No Looking Back

Well, I just got invited to my high school reunion. Sort of. What I actually got invited to, via Classmates.com, is a reunion of the John Adams High School classes of 1968 through 1981. What the hell is that all … Continue reading

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