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HL 147 – HuffPost Declares Open Season on 74s

HL 147 – HuffPost Declares Open Season on 74s

On October 28, 2021, Amanda Terkel, the 39-year-old Washington Bureau Chief of HuffPost declared open season on septuagenarians with her lead column headlined “74-year-old Man Blocks Universal Paid Leave.”  Terkel’s column is about Joe Manchin’s resistance to...

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HL 145 – Ice Cube, Block or Berg?

HL 145 – Ice Cube, Block or Berg?

He’s melting, but from a base not nearly as insubstantial as we said in HL 98 of March 24, 2020, an “ice cube.”  And going on to say that “[t]hose of us who have closely watched as time ravaged the once sharp or even brilliant minds of loved ones and colleagues,...

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HL 144 – At the Table with Andrew Cuomo

HL 144 – At the Table with Andrew Cuomo

Put yourself at the table with Andrew Cuomo.  You are his most trusted advisor.  The one he might listen to attentively, with some power of persuasion.  And your objective is not primarily to help Andrew survive but help New York first and foremost or hurt it least....

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Books

Priceless Cover

Priceless: The Case that Brought Down the Visa/ MasterCard Bank Cartel

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Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider’s Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer’s Short and Tragic Reign