extortion?

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Halloween is upon us again. After some considering, I’ve come to ponder the following: We dress our children in disguises, then send them door to door asking for candy, if the home-owner fails to “pay up” they are dealt a “trick” by a group of unsatisfied trick-or-treaters. Isn’t this the same model as the mafia…

Blessings

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My left wrist has been giving me problems of late, nothing major, just occasional discomfort and limited range of motion. (No, Mom, it’s not carpel tunnel.) Well, due to this temporary alement I’ve been unable to wrestle with Michael (4.5) with as much vigour and enthusiasm as he’s come to expect. I explained why, and…

Joe Levi: Computer Geek (not Scribe)

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Seeing how I’m really into technology, and not too much in the physically written word (not to mention that I can type much faster that I can hand-write), I’ve decided to attempt a Digital Journal. I’ll try an post noteworthy items as frequently as their noteworthiness dictates. For records from all dates prior to Wednesday,…