At Times I Wonder

by Norman Horowitz Growing up in the thirties, my family lived in an apartment building in the Kingsbridge Road section in the Bronx. Playing baseball in the streets was not possible for a variety of reasons, so we played a street game that I loved: “stickball.” There were a variety of forms to the game,…

Quote of the Day: Richard Schiff

I am not an Obama fanatic. I did not favor a surge in Afghanistan; didn’t support the nature of the financials bailouts; wanted universal health coverage; wanted proper prosecution of the thieves of Wall Street, believe the war on drugs must end yesterday. But here, now, just shy of four years later I can look…

Horowitz the Soldier

Norman wrote this over a month ago. I’ve been remiss in keeping up with his posts, but I’ll catch up in the coming week. — AWO by Norman Horowitz It was about sixty years ago during the Korean War that I enlisted in the Air Force. Our training was at Sampson Air Force Base in…