Day: January 28, 2019

What's Going On

WHAT’S GOING ON

AMERICA, AMERICA The White House Weekend: President Trump called a press conference last Saturday, 1/19 to announce his plan to end the government shutdown with a broad immigration bill accompanied by a $5 billion price tag for his border wall. Proposal was DOA with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. On Sunday, VP Pence invoked Dr. King, […]readmore

Thinker's Notebook

The Perils of Popularity Politics

(Betcha’ can’t say that three times real fast) I wasn’t alive when John F. Kennedy rose from War Veteran to Politician to Senator and then to President of the United States, but decades after he was assassinated my parents and elders would speak with honor and awe of the handsome Prince of Camelot and the […]readmore

Sports

Start Believing

If you were to have asked me before the NBA season to pick two teams that I feel would be considered “surprise teams” I would have said the Phoenix Suns because of their young core of talent they have managed to build within the past three years and the Los Angeles Lakers, well, because LeBron […]readmore

Calendar Events

Community Calendar

Friday, January 25th  Jazz 966 Presents: the James Fleet Band Jazz 966, 966 Fulton St., 8PM, $25 (dinner included). Join Central Brooklyn jazz lovers and fans from across the borough as Jazz 966 welcomes the James Fleet Band. A lively good time is always to be had, courtesy of the organization that’s been hosting the […]readmore