Stuff on my mind: Trump as Archie, Death of a Friend, The Left has problems

It's not easy to keep writing... I'm almost not going to keep my daily streak going. Here goes.Trump is Archie BunkerBoth from Queens, both about the same age as Archie was on the the show. There is something that all New Yorkers of a certain age know... its the white guy from Queens. It's an …

I just watched “The Deuce” on HBO, here is what I think.

First off, I love David Simon. He created "The Wire" which may be the greatest television show of all time. So he gets a lot of rope from me. Throw in George Pelicanos and you have the makings of a great show.I can't tell you everything about the pilot, was half following, but just from …

I committed, did the work and reached my goal. 25 posts in August

About three weeks ago, just after I finished the altMBA, I committed my goal to post everyday this month to paper Commitment to the work – Help me reach my goal Everyone has helped me so much and with 3 days to go, this will be my 25th post in August. A funny thing happened on the …

Premier League Week 3. Sunday. Crap predictions from a crap pundit

Ok, here goes Sunday games. More non-traditional crap punditry. Chelsea v. Everton.Everton are reborn after all their signings and Koeman, I like them to get a draw out of this game with Chelsea. Did I mention I fucking hate Chelsea? Just so... ugh. Its because they are good, pragmatic and have David Luiz, the Krusty …

The Darkness Decends: Depression in daily life

I always wanted to be depressed. Like it was something that was good. I wanted to be mentally ill because my eldest brother was/is and he was a vortex of attention. Everything was sucked in his direction. How does a family survive a vortex in its own walls? We just did. Casualties? Well, a childhood, …