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I was an April Fool

Here’s what happened: In the morning, while reading the internet mag called West Side Rag, I saw something startling. It seemed that the Landmark Commission had determined to landmark a building scaffold and sidewalk shed in my neighborhood. There was … Continue reading

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Things I’m grateful for (and not)

It’s been awful, hasn’t it? Incessantly awful ever since November 9, 2016. However, there are a few things I’m grateful for — one of which is not being obsessed with perfect written grammar. Hot and cold running water. And electricity. … Continue reading

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