Alice Neel Paints My Portrait

As the magnificent Alice Neel show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New…


Right You Are-If You Think You Are

Luigi Pirandello's 1917 play "Right You Are-If You Think You Are" explores…


"In the Heights" at a MOVIE THEATER!

  [Spoiler Alerts] Yesterday I did something extraordinary. I went to see…


Will Covid Soon Be Over in the USA?

No. Long after the pandemic phase of this disease has ended and when it is…


Biden's Agenda is Not Happening

There seems to be a pretend White House and a pretend House and Senate, all…


Peeves, Take Two

I've had a lot of comments on the ninety-three blogs I've written--mostly…


Exxon Loses To Climate Change Activism

In a stunning victory and a tectonic change in the effectiveness of shareholder…


The Government Does Not Know How to Spend Money on Labor-Intensive Programs

The Administration's vast plans for "infrastructure" and for transforming…


The Murder of George Floyd

Minnesota v. Chauvin in all its manifestations--facts, trial, verdict and…


Peeves

I have been so substantive, reasonable and measured (for the most part) in…