ADNAN KHASHOGGI: ONCE THE WORLD RICHEST PERSON & CLOSE PERSONAL FRIEND TO MY DAD…..HAS DIED!

  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!

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!

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!

A World Apart: On The Moon & Middle East Events, Hitting Home Again!

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!

My August 1987 Week-end at the Rockefeller Estate in Tarrytown, New York with Nelson Jr III

  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

August 14, 1959: Birth of LA LAKERS Great Earvin “Magic” Johnson

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

“What A Life, I’ve Had”: Said My Father, As He Was Dying.

  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 strangle hold of every part of him and his body.  While my quadriplegic mother still in bed, waiting for Dad … More “What A Life, I’ve Had”: Said My Father, As He Was Dying.

Is Paris, France Today the ‘New’ “Joie De Vivre”?

  “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”?

GermanWings Airplane Crash: ‘Not’ Terrorism, No Arabs, No Muslims…Just a regular person, with Mental Illness.

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.