Monthly Archives: July 2013

WHY THIS MAN BELONGS IN THE ROCK N ROLL HALL OF FAME

      Brian Samuel Epstein was born on September 19th 1934 in London. He died tragically on August 27th, 1967 also in London…and though he was fabulously successful, having discovered and launched THE BEATLES, he was a lonely, depressed … Continue reading

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SUCCESSFUL ONLINE MARKETING USING VIDEO

There are three basic but very important reasons why VIDEO should be an integral part of any online marketing plan.   1-Video makes for nearly instant BRAND AWARENESS   2-Video  ENGAGES THE USER to become involved with a web site, … Continue reading

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Looking at the NY METS 2013 Season at the Halfway Point

It’s been a interesting year to say the least for the Mets and their fans.  The pendulum has swung from elation at the performance of Matt Harvey to frustration at the sometimes ridiculous play of the bullpen.  We have been … Continue reading

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GIL HODGES: Why Isn’t This Man in the Baseball Hall of Fame?

The Brooklyn Dodgers left New York in 1957 to pursue the golden opportunities available to them in sunny southern California.  I was just a little kid playing on the sidewalks of Bensonhurst in those days.  I could hear the grownups … Continue reading

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JULY 6, 1957

I had turned 5 on May 12th, 1957.  It was a different world…a different time and place. Gasoline was 24 cents a gallon.  I vaguely remember the grownups complaining about the Dodgers leaving town. The folks were talking about spending … Continue reading

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NEW YORK KNICKS…ONWARD AND UPWARD OR SPINNING WHEELS?

It’s been an interesting off season for the NY Knicks but the question remains…”Is this team moving ever closer to a CHAMPIONSHIP…or is all this movement sideways? The Knicks managed to draft Tim Hardaway Jr…I felt this was an excellent … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY RINGO !

It’s funny how life goes. 73 years ago a boy was born in Liverpool.  As a child, Richard Starkey was sickly little kid from the rough tough neighborhood called the Dingle.  A place in Liverpool that is so wild and … Continue reading

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Do We Have TIME TO PLAY?

I think we would all agree we all have some time to play but that none of us has enough time to play.  Well maybe a few of the ultra-wealthy, privleged jet setters amongst us may have sufficient time  to … Continue reading

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BULLPEN RUINS ANOTHER GEM BY MATT HARVEY

  I know I’m a couple of days behind on this story but I just couldn’t let it go.  MET Phenom Matt Harvey pitched a brilliant game last Friday eve.  He was cruising, strking out 11 and allowing a single … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden : Hero or Traitor?

Here are the facts of Edward Snowden’s short life according to Wikipedia…. Edward Joseph Snowden (born June 21, 1983)[1] is a former technical contractor for the National Security Agency (NSA) and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) employee who leaked details of … Continue reading

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