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Can We Get Along? (11.08.08) by anthony.stasi
Jan 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
We heard a lot about reaching across the aisle if elected from both candidates. Now the president-elect has chosen Chicago congressman Rahm Emanuel as his Chief of Staff. Emanuel knows DC, and he is good at getting things done. For those reasons, he was a good choice for the president. Emanuel, h...
Re-Inventing Healthcare (11.08.08) by anthony.stasi
Jan 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Each election cycle we hear of how many Americans are uninsured. The numbers are often very large, although many Americans do qualify for Medicare and simply do not apply until they actually need to see a doctor. The numbers are high even when you minus out those that have not used the insurance ...
…The Other Thing People Voted On (11.03.08) by anthony.stasi
Jan 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
“Republicans Against 8” sounds more like a post apocalyptic gang in a Kevin Costner movie than a concerted fight to keep the California constitution from being amended in order to ban gay marriage. As of Sunday – the polls were showing a dead heat in California. This is a big battle for a few rea...
Bill Thompson Takes on The World…Kind of…. (11.03.08) by anthony.stasi
Jan 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Maybe the biggest blow to Wall Street goes to the collective ego that exists there. Walk along Broad Street and you can feel the swagger. In the locker room of my gym, the conversation is almost always about who wears what suits to meetings. Apparently some hot shot finance guy last week took two...
Ways That The State Can Save Money Without Hurting the City (10.25.08) by anthony.stasi
Jan 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
This is a time of great economic uneasiness, which, if history serves us right, will be followed by a period of abundance. What we look for in government policy circles is the best way to cushion the downward spiral and the most responsible way to handle a bubble economy. We call it politics, but...
Take A Hike! Walking In NYC vs LA by jarmatz
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
So, I wasn’t expecting this blog to become a meditation on city life, but I’ve been traveling a lot and it just seems to be the thing that I’m most interested in right now, aside from the usual comic bookery that occupies nine-tenths of my non-working time. For a little background on myself, I’m ...
Live Blog: Dolphins at Jets by NigelC
Dec 28, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
*6:37 pm* End of 3rd Quarter, *DOLPHINS 21, JETS 17* Jets made a brief comeback, moving down field to start the third and getting a touchdown and a two point conversion. However, Pennington threw a deep ball to Ted Ginn. Miami scored shortly after. Also, Baltimore has opened up a can on Jacksonvi...
Game 12: Short Skid Ends At New Hampshire by jjwagner
Dec 27, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- SAT 12/27/08 HOFSTRA 62, NEW HAMPSHIRE 57 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 9-3, 1-0 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.0 pts, 5.2 reb, 4.3 ast, 3.4 to ———————————————————————————————————- Hofstra Head Coach Tom Pecora was so sick that ...
14AT_Jenkins_08.12.23.jpg Game 11: Iona Hands Hofstra Its First Home Loss by jjwagner
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————————— TUE 12/23/08 IONA 67, HOFSTRA 64 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 8-3, 1-0 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.6 pts, 5.5 reb, 4.5 ast, 3.4 to ————————————————————————— Hofstra Head Coach Tom Pecora wouldn't share what he told his team after tonig...
Game 10: at Massachusetts by jjwagner
Dec 21, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- SAT 12/20/08 MASSACHUSETTS 97, HOFSTRA 81 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 8-2, 1-0 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.7 pts, 5.7 reb, 4.5 ast, 3.5 to ———————————————————————————————————- Well folks, it's now official. Charles Jenkins ...