Monthly Archives: February 2014

DO THE RIGHT THING…

Spike Lee has some thoughts on Brooklyn. Click this link via CNN. From Spike: “I grew up here in New York. It’s changed,” Lee said at Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute, an art, design, and architecture school. “And why does it take an … Continue reading

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THE CARING LIFE…

In the film, “A Bronx Tale” Chaz Palminteri says, “NOBODY CARES!” In the film, “…And Justice for All” Al Pacino cries, “Don’t you care?” Does anyone care anymore? –Red hoops135@hotmail.com

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ROSE LANG

Received a message from Gerard Lang: Wanted to let everyone know that Rose Lang is battling lung cancer over the past year with dignity and grace. Wife of Bill (Tippy), Mother of William,  James (Jamus ) Gary (butterball) , Timmy, … Continue reading

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THE WIND BEGAN TO HOWL

“Frustration leads to anger.  Anger to violence. Don’t get frustrated.” -Dave Kindred Saturday morning in February. It’s so cold in our apartment. I have two blankets covering me, a sweatshirt and a pair of white long johns. I’m wearing a … Continue reading

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HAPPY VALENTINES’S DAY

My first girlfriend. I loved everything about her. First time I saw her I thought she was the most beautiful girl in the world. Like Charlie Rich once said, “Hey, did you happen to see the most beautiful girl in … Continue reading

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AND WE’RE ROLLIN’

Bless me father for I have sinned, it’s been ten days since my last blog entry. Amanda Decker on Holy Name Church via the Brooklyn Eagle: On St. Patrick’s Day 1878, a new Catholic parish was created to fill the … Continue reading

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THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Mark it down… April 12, 2014. Bishop Ford High School (the school I always wanted to attend…) 7:00 PM to 12 midnight (I’m sure the party will not end there…) My main man Mike Purdy has informed me that the … Continue reading

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