June 12th, 2012 03:31 pm    Comments Off on FIRST POST – June 12, 2012 – CORRECTED – DON’T YOU JUST HATE?

FIRST POST – June 12, 2012 – CORRECTED – DON’T YOU JUST HATE?

FIRST POST-JUNE 12, 2012 – THIS WEEK’S DON’T YOU JUST HATE? THIS WEEK’S HATED SUBJECT IS:  AMERICAN WAITRESSES    By Sanford Stubble, special to Mercury News Service. There is an order to service in both the Western and Western-Eastern worlds.  In Europe, South America and the Middle East, an appetizer is served first to, for God’s sake, appetize!  These are…

May 29th, 2012 07:01 pm    Comments Off on SECOND POST – WAITING FOR GODOT OR ICEMAN; WEEKLY BRAINTEASER;

SECOND POST – WAITING FOR GODOT OR ICEMAN; WEEKLY BRAINTEASER;

SECOND POST OF THE DAY – MAY 29, 2012 – I am still waiting for a call from “Bilal” who lives in Damascus.  He left a message with my wife indicating that a call would be forthcoming about the situation in Al-Houleh.  The capital is abuzz with speculation about who was responsible.  Even dyed-in-the-wool Sunnis have their doubts…