I Don’t Get NO RESPECT

I remember when my new boss @ Citi decided to meet directly with different groups of reps “to get direct feedback” from the front line. Problem was that she really didn’t know much about what these people actually did on a daily basis!!! On the top level, of course she did! But I’m talking about…

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The Pension

I just read a FB post from Angela Rivera… “ASKHOLE – A person who constantly asks for your advice, yet always does the opposite of what you told them!” Since I hold very few things back in this blog of mine, I’m gonna tell you a li’l story about my Dad, his retirement annuity &…

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Reducing Police Presence

Believe it or not… .::I’m actually IN FAVOR OF reducing funding for police departments around the country while significantly putting “more emphasis” (time, energy, resources & $$$) into social services programs to stem the rise of drug addiction, mental illness, etc. and provide quality, effective treatment. This proposal is already being considered in many cities…

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Skiing

Skiing I just wrote this story yesterday (2/18/21), watching the snow gently fall on our shell-shocked city of San Antonio. My sister, Rosemarie, had tried to FaceTime me earlier in the day to establish a 3-way with our 92 y/o Mom, who’s in the Golden Gate Nursing Home back in Staten Island. Even though Mom…

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