Monthly Archives: September 2012

Sex Change in Prison

This is a tough one. Robert Kosilek aka Michelle is convicted of murdering his wife. The judge instructed Kosilek to be granted and provided a sex change operation, since it’s the only adequate treatment for his gender identity disorder. Most of the reactions … Continue reading

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All Vows/Kol Nidrei

  Tradition is a funny and a complex creature. My father, who was not religious at all, insisted on going to services every year on the eve of Yom Kippur (The Day of Atonement). I didn’t understand why, but that was the … Continue reading

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Republicans and Democrats Know Everything!

    Doubt is not a pleasant state of mind, but certainty is absurd. ~Voltaire, 1767 *******************************************************************************  So, after almost four years of Obama (he’s been campaigning since last year though), and watching Romney “trying” to campaign, I’ve reached the conclusion that this … Continue reading

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Hollywood: Beauty and the Beast

 As mentioned in previous blogs, I live in the “land of shallow” aka Los Angeles, to include Hollywood – Hollywood, where everything is glitter, sparkle, superficial, and loud. It so happens that a couple of weeks ago I had an … Continue reading

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