Archive for February, 2018

But first, a sports story: I was a lifelong fan of the Chicago Cubs. I owned lots of gear and went to many games. I was a paying customer — practically a citizen or constituent of Wrigley Field. In 2008, the Cubs were the best team in the National League, with their best chance at […]


This week I am finally finishing something I’ve put off for years: I’m getting through “The Godfather Part III.” I’m watching at night. I’m on Day Three. I’m sure people have expressed why this film falls short of its predecessors. So I’m doing that, too. It’s odd how you can see the movie running out […]