Entries from March 2008

The First Woman? The First Black?

Published on March 24th, 2008 by Malachi

I got it –Oprah Winfrey for President!

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Garden Notes: Edible Mushrooms….

Published on March 24th, 2008 by Malachi

I was telling my neighbor Milton my story about finding these wild mushrooms in the garden last year –I’ll tell the whole thing soon, I promise– when he asked the question that everyone asks: “Were they edible?” As my brother Jerome had pointed out to me some time ago, “all mushrooms are edible. The real […]

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Barack Obama: “The Audacity of Hope” versus “The Boilerplate of Evasion”.

Published on March 19th, 2008 by Malachi

Herewith, my comment on The New York’s Times positive editorial on Barack Obama’s speech in Philadelphia yesterday. (They said that “he raised the discussion to a higher plane”.) The comment: “As you rightly observed of Barack Obama’s speech yesterday, “he raised the discussion to a higher plane.” And –considering the ineptitude, duplicity, and arrogance that […]

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