New York City

  • Everyone has heard of the legendary giant alligator(s) that live in the NY NY sewer system, so to maintain credibility, Mayor de Blasio hired Oscar from NOLA with a promise of (again, legendary) huge rats and the occasional Republican.  Yet here on New Year's Day, not only were there no rats--politicians or otherwise--there wasn't even a slice of legendary NY NY pizza . . .


By |January 1st, 2020|Categories: Food, Politics, Reptiles & Amphibians|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Legendary

As the Sun Sank Slowly Into the West

As the sun sank slowly in the west somewhere near Galveston, Snuffy the Wonderdog (not pictured) wondered if NY NY’s mayor, Bill De Blasio, really liked his job. “True,” thought Snuffy,” he did run and win, but some people just can’t let go even if they don’t like the taste of what they have sunk their teeth into.”

By |May 24th, 2018|Categories: Dogs, Landscapes, Politics, sunsets & rainbows, Texas|Tags: , , |Comments Off on As the Sun Sank Slowly Into the West

Questionable Bargain

The hotel rate for downtown NY NY seemed like a real bargain, but closer inspection of the hot tub raised some questions . . .

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Economy, Reptiles & Amphibians|Tags: , |Comments Off on Questionable Bargain

Dismal Failure

Lyndon Johnson’s wife, Lady Bird, had enjoyed huge success when she planted wild flowers along along many of the Texas highways, creating a stunning sight every spring.  Her attempt to reforest lower Manhattan along the Hudson River hadn’t enjoyed the same success. . .