Monthly Archives: October 2008

NEW YORK KNICKERBOCKERS

With the start of the 2008-09 NBA season, I can’t help but think about my beloved New York Knicks.  It has been ugly as of late – coaching changes, player turmoil, media bashing and in-house friction. They have suffered through … Continue reading

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WHO’S YOUR DADDY?

Warning – this video contains vulgarity. If you are at work, have kids around or get offended by the ‘F’ word, I suggest you pass on playing this clip. -SF Lately, we have been talking about the high price of … Continue reading

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W.I.N.

If you are wondering what W.I.N means, here you go. I once read where Lou Holtz said, ‘What’s Important Now‘? That’s where the acronym comes from. What’s important now never really pertained to me as a youngster growing up on … Continue reading

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5TH AVENUE FREEZE-OUT

Do people from the neighborhood still shop down on 5th avenue? Do you remember how alive it was down there? It was like a different world! On Saturday’s it was the place to be! You would either walk down or … Continue reading

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WAVING TO A COP

“Gee officer Krupke, we’re down on our knees – ’cause no one wants a fellow with a social disease” Do you recall that line in a hit musical? Well that’s how I kinda felt this morning. This morning I was … Continue reading

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MORE LOST AND FOUND

Picking up where I left off a few days ago with the ‘Lost and Found‘ series; today I mention a few people whom I grew up with and wondered this morning where they are now and how they are doing? … Continue reading

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REPRESENT

As many of you know, I often like to thank all the readers of Container Diaries for making the Blog a much anticipated-read.  I received an e-mail from someone who said when they wake up in the morning they make … Continue reading

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