Archive for April, 2018

Thanks for Nothing Old Navy

Thursday, April 19th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

My phone was stolen from a dressing room at the Old Navy at 18th Street and 6th. I'd forgotten I had it with me or I would have taken it when I left the dressing room to get different ...

Holocaust Remembrance Day and Lilli Guggenheim

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

A post about Holocaust Remembrance Day made me remember Lilli Guggenheim. While researching my book about the former Duke Parapsychology Laboratory I came across a couple of letters from a German scientist to J. B. Rhine, the head of ...

On Open Mind, Claire Evans talks about her book Broad Band

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Claire Evans talks about her new book “Broad Band: The Untold Story of Women Who Made the Internet," and is, as usual, so articulate and charismatic I want to take public speaking lessons from her.

Must-Watch Video for New York History Buffs

Monday, April 16th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

It's just astounding. You have to watch it full screen. It's the first video of its kind that makes the people feel, I don't know how to describe it, less distant, like actual people I would have talked ...

Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

After visiting Dead Horse Bay we went across the street to Floyd Bennett Field. This is a huge area, apparently, and we only saw a small piece of it. This was taken on one of the abandoned runways, ...