As I was visiting my kids’ Pediatrician the other day, again, I thought about how often I am in there. Is it strange that I am on a first name basis with the front desk staff, or that I know more about what’s going on in their life than I need to know? Speaking of knowing too much...
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December 18, 2008 | 2:40 amDr. Roger Landry wishes senior citizens would stop acting their age. Landry, president of Masterpiece Living, LLC, a consulting firm for senior communities that emphasize healthy aging, observes, "Nothing in our DNA dictates that we can't stay vital into old age. We need to adopt a...
January 17, 2002 | 7:00 pm
What is the safest place in Israel?
The answer, according to Ronnie Lotan, is the Golan, which hasn't had a single terrorist incident since the Heights, captured in 1967, were formally annexed to Israel 20 years ago.
Lotan, an avuncular looking man of 55, was in town to help organize...
February 4, 1999 | 7:00 pm
When David Mamet, the son of brilliant but emotionally abusive parents, was growing up in Chicago, his mother told him, according to The New Yorker profile of the playwright, "I love you, but I don't like you."
The devastating line recurs in "The Cryptogram," and to understand the...