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Porcine but Not Ham Fisted…

02.07.2019 by Mark Forman

Happy Lunar(Chinese) New Year to all. It is the Year of the Pig according to the Chinese zodiac system. It also happens to be my year for whatever that is worth. The Lunar New year holiday vibe is similar to but also very different from Christmas/New Year holidays in the west. Similarities: big holiday, family […]


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Touchdown!

02.05.2018 by Mark Forman

Confession-I always loved playing football-on the streets of Brooklyn with 3 manhole covers measuring the length of  field, in between the occasional car coming down E.27th St., when we'd wait for the car to pass and move to0 the side. I have never been  a lover of watching football on TV or playing organized team […]


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Re-make Re-model

12.25.2017 by Mark Forman

It's been ages since I did a podcast. As some of you know I did many back in the early days of podcasting post Y2K days... Been listening to a number of podcasts lately. Thought I'd dust off the voice box and give it a whirl. 😀 Minor glitch for about 20 seconds a minute […]


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Chin Music

10.26.2017 by Mark Forman

When I was a kid there was a book written called "Ball Four" by Jim Bouton a former pitcher for the NY Yankees (not my preferred NY Mets). He was a pretty funny guy and he used the term "chin music" to describe an intentional pitcher move to cause the batter to step away from […]


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Discovery Trumps Routine

10.05.2017 by Mark Forman

I don't usually talk about the images letting them speak for themselves. In this case that is still mostly accurate other than I am mentioning how I went to this area in town because my wife wanted to see the concert hall immediately behind me (no you can't see it because like I said it's […]


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