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Baldwin, NY – I spent a large part of my childhood there. There was Artie’s Deli, The Corner Store where I played Street Fighter and ate pizza bagels for $1 and stole atomic warhead candy. The bike shop, the baseball card store, the bodega where we bought smoke and stink bombs (all of which are […]


Think about how the evolution of news distribution has changed. Without going into the entire history of print, the basic method of news distribution has been unchanged from the middle ages (kinda) until the dawn of radio (distribution changed, but methods remained the same). That was huge. The introduction of television, even bigger. Then think […]


Imagine if Fuji film tried to sue those who were advocating digital photography. Imagine if the laborers who were paid decently to separate cotton sue Eli Whitney after the invention of the cotton gin exploded the American textile industry. Imagine hard working laborers suing Henry Ford for invention/popularizing the use of assembly lines. Imagine scribes […]


Sigh. I came to the Czech Republic in early January. I completed the four week intensive TEFL course with a strong pass. The entire time I documented my experience on my lap top. Like many of our worlds mysteries such as Loch Ness, Sasquatch and aliens I cannot seem to spot those files. I am […]