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I’m Soooooo Old…

Just saw a FB post saying that anyone born before 1998 came before Google. Ah, that's nuthin', trust me! I came before the Internet. And,...

Facebook Helpful Hints

OK, let's do this one more time... No, you've NEVER been limited to seeing only 25 of your 5,327,409 friends' posts on your news reel....

I ❤️ New York

I found this piece today that kinda describes pretty well what it means to be "from New York". And when they say that, they mean...

“Notes from the Beach”

The following is the famous "Notes from the Beach" memo that Executive VP John Reed (head of Citi's Consumer Services Group, before he took the...

Hmmm… 🤔

OK now, everyone, if it's... man > > > men woman > > > women ...then why isn't it human > > > humen? 🤔...

Another 9-11 Miracle

This one's from Alexa Bucchere, daughter of my lifelong buddy, Stephen. He & I were classmates back in Regina Pacis in Brooklyn and thank God...

Testosterone

About a year ago, I was reading a post from a Citi friend, Brie Adams about her frustration in trying to get a brain MRI...

9-11

Almost 20 years ago, I lost my beautiful wife of 21 years, Laurie, to cancer. The following day (9/11/01), as I was getting dressed to...

Parlez-vous français?

During the late 1990s, the USCC had the opportunity to host a “loaned executive” from Citibank-France, Bernard Partiseti, for a number of years. He worked...

Growing Up

Lemme tell you, I wouldn’t trade my upbringing back in Brooklyn for anything in the world. Not that it would even be possible...or that I...

Where’s My Jumbo Jet???

Back in 1987, when I was running the CitiPhone Unit that served the Brooklyn/Long Island/Staten Island Region of Citi (both its customers as well as...

Expectations

Happened to read the following post in Facebook today... "The best things in life are unexpected because there were no expectations. 🙌 #unexpectedmoments" Hmmm... 🤔...

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