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How to Bury a Friend

Young, vibrant, passionate about life, dead. No, that’s not a typo, this is my eulogy for my beloved friend and former compadre, Javi. Yesterday, he would have been 32. 32 years on this crazy planet, 32 years of love, loss, and … Continue reading

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Wildwood BBQ: Disappointing Fare in Union Square

I’ll be the first to say it; finding good barbecue in New York City is a difficult task. The city is a mecca for all things delicious from all over the world, but it often falls short when it comes … Continue reading

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I Left my Heart in Turks and Frogs

Luis and I found this gem.

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Just a Thought

I often find myself thinking that this applies to a lot of people and situations. A Good Will Hunting situation, if you will. Think of how many amazing thinkers, athletes, performers, and humanitarians are overlooked because of their lack of … Continue reading

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Taste

“What is lacking is the minutiae; the small seemingly insignificant moments in life that give the everyday Joe and Jane a reason to wake up, i.e.: the little things. A bottomless bank account and a Rolodex of Yes Men are … Continue reading

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Little Lohan Lost

Wow, it’s been awhile (Stewie voice, ah-hwhile) but I have returned, wishing that blogging was possible through telepathy (translation: I’m lazy). But I digress. Time has passed, and many, many feats of human stupidity have presented themselves like tiny, pristinely … Continue reading

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Poplar Bluff:Katrina Catastrophe Part Deux?

The Story:  Poplar Bluff, MO- Over 1,000 people have been displaced due to a flood of the Black River flowing over failed levees.  It has been found that these specific levees failed inspection in 2008.  Because this failure was not … Continue reading

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