Mr. Adnan Khashoggi, the one time worlds richest businessman in the early 70s, along with having the most powerful name to have in world business for the past 5 decades has died. He died due to a combination of Parkinson’s and heart issues on June 6, 2017, he was 81. “AK” as he was … More ADNAN KHASHOGGI: ONCE THE WORLD RICHEST PERSON & CLOSE PERSONAL FRIEND TO MY DAD…..HAS DIED!
I will first copy and paste information from ‘Wikipedia’. Now, of course we all know that ‘Wikipedia’ really should never be taken as the ‘bible’, since we all know that pretty much no matter who you look up, all the information there is never 100% accurate. However, of course those who write up Wikipedia’s information … More NEW YORK CITY LOST AN ICON ON MARCH 19, 2017: 88 YEAR OLD ‘SON’ JIMMY BRESLIN: AGAIN, I HAVE PERSONAL TIES TO THIS NATIONAL HEADLINE!
On January 8, 2017, the world learned of the passing of the former President of the Republic of Iran, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. He had died due to complications from a heart attack. Then a little more than a week later, an American hero moon walker, Eugene Cernan, Astronaut died today January 16, 2017 at the … More A World Apart: On The Moon & Middle East Events, Hitting Home Again!
I will never forget this summer. It was a very hot summer of 1987 back home in Brooklyn Heights, New York. In June, I had graduated high school from a prep school, and for the earlier part of the Summer vacation, I was working in the upper east side of New York City at … More My August 1987 Week-end at the Rockefeller Estate in Tarrytown, New York with Nelson Jr III
Yesterday August 14, 2016 was NBA LA Lakers Super Star Earvin “Magic” Johnson’s 57th Birthday. As his birthday came and went, I was thinking back to the time I was lucky enough to see the 1988 NBA Finals; LA Lakers versus the Detroit Pistons. I actually was coming back home to Brooklyn Heights after living … More August 14, 1959: Birth of LA LAKERS Great Earvin “Magic” Johnson
April 21, 2016 will be edged into our history and memory until the end of the earth due to the death of Pop Star *Prince*. Prince Rogers Nelson was his actual name, yet the world knew him as “Prince”. Once again, as with what happened with both Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett; a death of … More The Loss Of A “Prince”
Breaking news throughout the USA and even the world this Saturday, February 13, 2016: ‘Right Wing Tilted American Supreme Court Justice’ Scalia, was found dead on his elite ranch in the USA State of Texas. This news will have profound effects for the United States of America, and future laws for the U.S, and it’s … More U.S.A – Supreme Court Justice Scalia Found Dead.
I remember my Dad standing in his room in his underwear one early morning in our home on Stratton Mountain, Vermont. Bald and skinny from his chemo as his Malignant Melanoma was taking a stranglehold of every part of him and his body. While my quadriplegic mother still in bed, waiting for Dad to … More “What A Life, I’ve Had”: Said My Father, As He Was Dying.
“Friday the 13th” November 2015, will be edged in stone, one of the ‘worst’ days in Paris, France history. Paris, is still one of, if ‘not’ THE most popular cities on the planet! It is still the ‘City of lights’ and still, the ‘city; where the French really know how to live’ compared to any … More Is Paris, France Today the ‘New’ “Joie De Vivre”?
Hearing the news about this terrible, unthinkable airplane crash, has brought me to the idea of ‘Terrorism’ at first. Then as more news unfolded, and as the story was brand new, it became more of a ‘shock’ to many like me, perhaps you too. The idea of another person having some kind of ‘mental illness’ … More GermanWings Airplane Crash: ‘Not’ Terrorism, No Arabs, No Muslims…Just a regular person, with Mental Illness.