It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
— James A. Baldwin
Often I get asked, “why resist?”Read More
When I moved into this house 15 years ago, the first thing I did was install a large sign made out of brass. The brassy sign read: NO SOLICITING.Read More
In January 1971, I made my first-ever sports wager.
I remember the game all too well because it was my first loser. I lost $1.Read More
Promptly at 4 pm yesterday, Marieta and I entered an Italian restaurant in Las Vegas.
“Do you have a reservation?” we were asked.
The restaurant was graveyard empty.
Fortunately, the seating host was able to squeeze us in. Lucky us.Read More
A few weeks ago, BARGE was held at Binion’s Casino in Downtown Las Vegas. This marked my 22nd consecutive year to attend the annual poker and social gathering, which is a week-long festival of fun. This year might have been the last such event at Binion’s. We’ll see about that. However, BARGE is certain to continue being held somewhere in Las Vegas. Visit www.barge.org for more information.Read More