Category Archives: General Information

Where Have I Been?

Well, yes, I was recently in Bermuda, but that’s not the point of this post. While I was in Bermuda, I dropped my iPhone into the swimming pool at the hotel! The iPhone was shot (even though I immediately threw … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2013!  Hope everyone had a great New Year’s Eve — I’d been working nonstop, but got a major project finished the evening of the 31st, and was able to relax with friends for a few hours.  2012 was … Continue reading

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Wha… I just… wow.

Presented without comment, from Gawker: Just when you thought you couldn’t get any fatter. From the people who brought you theCheese Burger Crust Pizza comes yet another gastrointestinal holocaust sure to make your primary care physician a very rich person. Introducing … Continue reading

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Hakkasan’s Menu Looks Promising…

…for vegetarians. If you’ve walked down 43rd Street between 8th and 9th Avenues in Manhattan, you may have noticed this foreboding doorway on the north side of the street (just past the 99-cent pizza place).  This is the doorway to … Continue reading

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Eat at Jean-Georges for Free!

Of course, there’s a catch.  There’s always a catch. My wife and I recently signed up for the Chase British Airways credit card that offers (until June 7) a 100,000-point signup bonus.  But there’s also a nice little perk if … Continue reading

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Is it Ethical to Eat Meat?

The premise of this blog is that restaurants ought to do a better job of accommodating vegetarians.  A question I’ve largely avoided (intentionally) is why people — including me — are vegetarians in the first place.  There is an ethics … Continue reading

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