Monthly Archives: November 2016

“By the Mark”

    “By the Mark”  

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Antonio Vivaldi, “Gloria”

      Antonio Vivaldi, “Gloria”  

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“Religion” (an essay by Roger W. Smith)

    ‘Religion’     A full downloadable Word document is above.       Who cares what I think about the topic of religion, one might ask. It has probably — I would say, certainly — been written and … Continue reading

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abuse by the “corrections” system is unremitting

  re “Mothers in Prison,” by Nicholas Kristoff, The New York Times, November 25, 2016 An article about women in prison in Oklahoma.   ********************************************************   This searing article depresses me and makes me angry. Many of the women got … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, “‘Hamilton’ actor disses VP-elect; a few comments in response to a Broadway “lecture”

    Re: “‘Hamilton’ Cast’s Appeal to Pence Ignites Showdown With Trump,” by Patrick Healy, The New York Times, November 19, 2016     *****************************************************   Some highlights, as per the New York Times story: A controversy erupted two days … Continue reading

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another glorious day!

        Another glorious day. What’s going on here? Has there been confusion on high regarding what season or time of the year it’s supposed to be?     — Roger W. Smith, email to a friend, November … Continue reading

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a “dog story”

  Something prompted me to remember an anecdote today. It may or may not be of interest. It may seem trivial and not worth telling. But, I think it illustrates something – I’m not quite sure what – and how, … Continue reading

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