Monthly Archives: February 2009

Tax Advice

If I have offspring anywhere, I’m unaware of it.  I was always pretty careful about accidents that resulted in that catastrophic outcome: last thing I ever wanted was another me in the world when there’s too many already. Guido agreed, … Continue reading

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Palin Country

Look.  February is a very tough month for me.  It’s the worst weather of the year, and there’s a lot of built-in stress-filled days that come with the turf.  Work related deadlines.  Spouse-related sand traps.  It’s just a bad time … Continue reading

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Welcome Back, Manuel!

Manuel A. Tellechia returns to the blogosmatic environment and we are all the better for it.  Visit “Jose Marti Blog,” and get hooked. I agree with Manny Youngman about 14.33% of the time.  He’s stubborn, biased, horribly well read, and … Continue reading

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Smells Like Fish

Guess I missed this — it’s almost two weeks old — but Orlando (of all places) celebrated Nude Nite, bringing out performers, visual artists, and strange people who decorated even stranger people with sushi.  Photos from the Sun-Sentinel. An art … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye Dubai, Dubai Bye-Bye….

You have to know the melody and lyrics of the Four Seasons song to like that title.  And even then you might not.  Anyway….. You’ve read about high-flyin’ Dubai on teh internets, and you’ve seen the astonishing photos of the … Continue reading

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Pest Control Thwarted

What’s up with the Miami Hurled’s website? I went looking for a particularly vapid column I read Sunday morning (seated on the throne) about the allegedly disrespectful way the Marlins are regarded nationally, and couldn’t find it on line. And … Continue reading

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Boned

Guido and I lose our minds a few months ago and take in, in rapid sequence, (i) a young female cat who promptly begins her first heat, and (ii) a young calico mom and 2 of her 5 kittens.  That’s … Continue reading

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