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JEFF CONINE'S MADE IN CHINA?

Get me a signed Jeff Conine @ a recent Miami Marlins game.... (Of course, this Conine was made in China.)
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WHAT YA LOOKING AT?

Had a giraffe for a roommate @ Diamonds Star of the East (Zanzibar)
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WASN'T IMPRESSED WITH THE HERMITAGE

The Hermitage Hotel This was my view. (A wall.) Very depressing; dark space. @ Nashville, Tenn
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BAGELS AND LOX AREN'T ON THIS MENU

Capitol Grille @ The Hermitage Hotel (Nashville)
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LOOKS GREEK TO ME

Greek, Nonfat Yogurt served on a recent United Airlines (domestic) flight....
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WRESTLING WITH E-WARRANTY

FTC Seeks Comment on Proposed Rule Amendments Related to the E-Warranty Act The Federal Trade Commission is seeking public comment on proposed amendments to its Disclosure Rule and Pre-Sale ...
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NEW LOW FOR LOWE'S?

Lowe's to Pay $8.6 Million to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination Suit Retail Home Improvement and Appliance Store Chain Fired Thousands of Workers With Disabilities Due to Rigid Leave Policy, ...
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A GREATER JFK BID?

City Planning Commission Hears Testimony on Proposed Greater JFK Industrial BID The boundary lines of the proposed Greater JFK IBID. Image credit: Urbanomics/BFJ Planning The proposed IBID’s ...
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LIKE FREE COLLEGE?

Americans Buy Free Pre-K; Split on Tuition-Free College by Lydia Saad Story Highlights Six in 10 Americans agree with making child care, pre-K free for all Americans divided on proposal to eliminate ...
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MICE CAN BE COOPERATIVE

Mice cooperate if they benefit University of Zurich IMAGE: Young mice in a communal nest. view more Credit: UZH Four people meet for dinner in a restaurant and split the check four ways. Anyone who ...
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WOMEN DON'T LIKE COMPETITION?

Women's preference for smaller competition may account for inequality University of Michigan ANN ARBOR--When applying for a job or to college, women seek positions with fewer applicants than men, ...
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THORNY TURMERIC TEA

The Republic of Tea Issues Voluntary Recall of Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea The Republic of Tea is dedicated to the health and wellness of each and every citizen (customer). As such, we are ...
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NUTTY CINNABON STIXS

CSM Bakery Solutions' Voluntary Recall of Cinnabon Stix® Due to Undeclared Peanut Allergen Possible presence of peanut allergens in supplied ingredient Bakery supplier, CSM Bakery Solutions, ...
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HIJAB PULLER PENALIZED

North Carolina Man Pleads Guilty to Using Force Against Muslim Woman to Obstruct Her Free Exercise of Religion on an Airplane Gill Parker Payne, 37, of Gastonia, North Carolina, recently pleaded ...
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GROWING FINGER LAKES AGRICULTURE

Governor Cuomo Announces New Revolving Loan Program to Assist Finger Lakes Agricultural Industry “Growing the Agriculture Industry Now” Applications Now Available Program Complements ...
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PUTTING TRUMP'S NOMINEES ON THE BENCH

Lucas, As if we didn't have enough to be worried about in 2016, GOP senators want Donald Trump to be president and nominate the next Supreme Court justice. North Carolina Senator Richard Burr has ...
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OVERSEEING FAST FOOD

DiNapoli: Fast Food Companies Agree to Stronger Supplier Oversight New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli recently announced that Fortune 500 fast food companies Wendy’s and YUM! Brands, ...
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PROTECTING SOCIAL SECURITY

Lucas, Imagine spending a lifetime working hard to achieve the American Dream, only to have your financial security and peace of mind pulled out from under you in retirement. Every time Republicans ...
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HE ERODED GRAVES?

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Contempt Charges Against Cortlandville Resident Whose Illegal Storm water Discharges Eroded Graves In Neighboring Cemetery James Stevens Violated Court Order to Remedy ...
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WHERE THERE'S SMOKE ...

After her mother died in a fire in a building owned by the New York City Housing Authority, Chevelle B. filed suit. But both the Bronx County Supreme Court and the Appellate Division, First ...
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TIME TO KIBOSH MARRIOTT'S TIMESHARE SCAM

Suit filed against Marriott alleges illegal timeshare scheme, seeks class action Suit relates to timeshares in 44 cities in 11 states including Florida May 20, 2016 By Ina Cordle Crystal Shores in ...
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GO TOURING WITH FRANK SCATURRO

As a reminder, the Founding Fathers Walking Tour and brunch will take place one week from today. If you can make it and have not already RSVP'd, please do so. Here are the details: On Saturday, ...
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GOODBYE SALVADOR!

Salvador Perez of the Kansas City Royals @ Yankee Stadium
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CONGRATULATIONS, PETEY!

schoolforthedogs Congrats to Petey for graduating Puppy kindergarten. He's ready for the big leagues now! #schnauzer #puppykindergarten
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HEY, WHAT'S COOKING?

Paella & Tapas by the Pool hosted by Jose Andres @ The Bazaar @ Sobewff2016
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JB'S LOBSTER & SHRIMP SALAD

$20 -- Wasn't bad. Light and fairly priced. @ JB's On The Beach
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JB'S FISH & CHIPS

$20 -- Fries were tasteless. And the fish was moist, but bland... Come on! You can do better: @ JB's On The Beach
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JB'S LOBSTER PAPPARDELLE

$28 -- the pasta was overcooked and surprisingly bland. (A ripoff considering the pricepoint.) @ JB's On The Beach
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ONLY IN QUEENS

Music, food and fun in the park are what New York summers are made of, and we’re proud to bring it all together this June at the "Only in Queens" Summer Festival. Bring your entire ...
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INTO BOATER SAFETY?

DEP Police to Offer Boater Safety Training at Pepacton Reservoir and New Croton Reservoir The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recen tly announced that it will host two ...
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IMMOBILE MOBILE DESTINATION?

EEOC Sues Mobile Destination For Disability Discrimination Mobile Phone Retailer's Management Withdrew Job Offer to Salesman Because He Uses a Wheelchair, Federal Agency Charges Mobile ...
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CIVIC FAME AWARDS?

Errol Louis Host, Inside City Hall ✱✱✱ 2nd Annual Civic Fame Awards The Center offers special recognition for: Mark Davies, former Executive Director, NYC Conflicts of Interest Board Kay Crawford ...
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MILLENIALS ARE HOPPERS?

Millennials: The Job-Hopping Generation by Amy Adkins Story Highlights Millennials most likely generation to switch jobs Six in 10 millennials are open to new job opportunities Millennials are the ...
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EDIBLE ROBOT?

Ingestible robot operates in simulated stomach Robot unfolds from ingestible capsule, removes button battery stuck to wall of simulated stomach Massachusetts Institute of Technology IMAGE: ...
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CAUSES CANCER TO ARISE

Scientists find that cancer can arise from changes in the proteins that package DNA Rockefeller University IMAGE: In some cancers, including chondroblastoma and a rare form of childhood sarcoma, a ...
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WANT SOME GREEN FUNDING?

Green Project Funding Available for Non-Profits, Institutions and Other Private Property Owners DEP Staff will be Available to Answer Questions and Help Guide Applicants Through the Process During May ...
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NOT THE BEST WORLD'S CHOICE

World's Choice Products, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk And Soy Lecithin From Whey Protein in “Supreme Elixir”, “Kids Juice” And “Xtreme Fiber ...
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NUTTY OLD HOME KITCHEN?

Old Home Kitchens Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall on Undeclared Peanuts in "Old Home Kitchens 14oz Sliced Creme Cakes" Bogart, Ga. – Old Home Kitchens is voluntarily ...
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THEY WANT TO KEEP KICKING ASS

Spend some time over at Daily Kos. Its devotion to the intimate details of modern campaigning is enviable, and one suspects it helps drive the left's small donor culture by engaging supporters in ...
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GHOST GUNS BUSTERS!

A.G. Schneiderman Announces 11 Year Jail Sentence Of Defendant Convicted For Illegally Trafficking Untraceable ‘Ghost Guns’ Joint OAG-NYSP “Operation Ghostbusters” Leads To A ...
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NO COAL-FIRED POWER PLANTS, PLEASE

Lucas, the Orion Group, a Bangladeshi company, has approached the U.S. Export-Import Bank to obtain financing for the building of two coal-fired power plants in Bangladesh. One of them would seriously ...
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NEW YORK'S GREEN BANK TRANSACTIONS

Governor Cuomo Announces Four New NY Green Bank Transactions to Generate Up to $220 Million in Clean Energy Projects Previous NY Green Bank Investments Have Added Solar at 840 Homes and Wind Turbine ...
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