Monthly Archives: December 2009

WHO YA PLAYIN’?

Let’s see how good your memory is this morning? The above image, who remembers what is it and where it is and most importantly, what was it used for most of the time? -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com Advertisements

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MERRY CHRISTMAS

I wanted to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas! Enjoy the day… A special thanks goes out to Father Peter for sending us this link on ‘Who is St. Nicholas’. -Steve hoops135@hotmail.com

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DASHIN’ TRU THE SNOW-WTF?

It’s Christmas Eve and I am confronted with an age-old parental dilemma once again; what to tell my child about the existence of Santa Claus. St. Nick, Father Christmas, that jolly old elf, whatever you call him, he simply does … Continue reading

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UNREAL

It was just a couple of days ago (the last blog entry) that I mentioned Jimmy Breslin. I also made mention of his daughter, Kelly.  This morning opening up my e-mail, I received notice that Kelly, who was 44 years … Continue reading

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BRESLIN VS FARRELL’S

Good story from Denis Hamil of the New York Daily News on Jimmy Breslin, one of the best writer’s of our time and his encounter with the late Danny Mills inside Farrell’s… (Thanks to GW for the heads up.) I … Continue reading

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M.J. SMITH & SONS

I received an e-mail alerting me to the fact the funeral home, M.J. Smith and Sons on 9th avenue has shut it’s doors. Does anyone know anything about this? (Courtesy of NY Newsday) -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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GENDER SPECIFIC

Do you recall the two different entrances we had at Holy Name for each gender? Then you had the ‘Boys’ entrance… Thank heavens we went co-ed when I entered the 6th grade! -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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