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Bitter is Back

The 2004 version of Alfie is my favorite chase-conquest movie as of a week ago. Jude Law plays Alfie, a charming young playboy with a wantonly promiscuous appetite for stellar-looking women and top model film star, Sienna Miller, plays the …

Word of the Day

Men find “We are the knights who say ni!,”, the 3 stooges and Napolean Dynamite funny. Women find all the humor they need in one word – “dingy”. Camilla from Manila was in town yesterday and my Charter Captain and …

Park Bench Refuge

biker Before evening performances in Quebec, my mornings were reserved for exploring the city. I’ve a tendency to go overboard with activities and Mondays line-up was no exception. The local “Velo Magasin” was renting bikes for a mere $15 for a …

Boom Boom Boom…

boom desjardins lets go back to my room… hey girls (and Kenny) it’s “Boom DesJardins”, yes, that’s his name and how adorable is this guitar-toting Canadian! Boom is Quebec City’s favorite alternative pop rock singer right now, attracting throngs of face-piercing, purple-haired, …

What's in a Name?

lemonade Sony Corp. is after my name! I received a FedEx from their lawyers the other day with demands to cease and desist using my nickname in my domain name address. The ego of this company. Sony is a shorten version …

Free as the Wind

feet My Charter Captain passes me the rudder and rigging of his 27 foot cruiser, codename “Unplugged”, and says “Go ahead, she’s all yours Sony, sail away”. And so I do. “Ready to come about?” “Ready!” Nice and slow with calculated …

Concepts of Time

mexico-guggenheim “It’s almost like a 3-D Tetris” explained the architect looking to make his fortunes on the Guadalajara Guggenheim, a conceptual museum in the first stages of planning. I visited Guadalajara last October and the iconic presence of a Guggenheim, especially …

"I'd like to thank the Academy"

ny state award After Peter Jennings, Jeanine Pirro and Mary-Lou Whitney accepted theirs, Sony Sue (that’s me) and my talented weather team took the stage for “Best Documentary” of the year . The 40th Annual New York State Broadcasters Awards Ceremony was held …