Countdown To Fathers Day Weekend

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:19

As we countdown to Fathers Day Weekend, allow me to share these images that were taken of my parents and my two grandfathers Antonio J Soto, Oscar Bonachea and their eldest children, Antonio J. Soto II and Margarita Bonachea de Soto.

My parents and grandparents were well respected, accomplished and distinguished individuals.

MoM was an amazing educator and DaD was an architect, bank president, and corporation lawyer.

What Is The Real Question?

Submitted by ub on Tue, 06/11/2019 - 10:50

Impeachment is the process by which a legislative body formally levels charges against a high official of the government. It does not necessarily mean the forceful removal from office. It is only a formal statement of charges, akin to an indictment in criminal law, and is thus only the first step towards removal.

Pants on Fire

Submitted by ub on Mon, 06/10/2019 - 09:21

The dictionary states that it occurs when someone lies so badly that, theoretically their pants will burst into flames. popularized by the kindergarten chant, "liar, liar pants on fire!"

Chaos develops when a 72-year-old boy's lies do not become real, including his tall tales of illegal aliens, and imaginary supporters.

City Island Wedding Bells

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/08/2019 - 23:32

My friend and journalism colleague Patrick Rocchio married Anh Nguyen, his best friend, and lover. The couple tied the knot today and invited us to witness their special day. They were excited and expressed their gratitude to friends and family members who traveled far to attend their City Island Wedding.

Nasty Is What Nasty Does

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/08/2019 - 04:44

The word NASTY is unpleasant, disagreeable, disgusting, distasteful, awful, dreadful, horrible, terrible, vile, foul, abominable, frightful, loathsome, revolting, repulsive, odious, sickening, nauseating, nauseous, repellent, repugnant, horrendous, hideous, appalling, atrocious, offensive, objectionable, obnoxious, unpalatable, unsavory, unappetizing, off-putting, uninviting, dirty, filthy, squalid; noxious, evil-smelling, foul-smelling, smelly, stinking, rank, rancid, fetid, malodorous, acrid; horrid, gruesome, putrid, diabolical, yucky, sick-making, godawful, gross, icky, stinky, skanky,

Wait Its Too Late

Submitted by ub on Fri, 06/07/2019 - 10:24

Yes, you’re reading it correctly, it’s too late. The Federales already have our faces stored inside a huge and searchable database.

The FBI has access to 640 million photographs from driver’s licenses, passports and mugshots that now can be searched using facial recognition technology, a federal watchdog told lawmakers during a House Oversight Committee hearing this week. Watchdog says FBI has access to about 640M photographs

Tariff Tonto

Submitted by ub on Thu, 06/06/2019 - 23:04

Who blew off NAFTA and other deals with friends and foes affecting longtime relationships with allies. Give him all the credit sought. The US border with Mexico has become a militarized zone. Meanwhile, the Chinese and Russians are working together and America is asleep at the wheel.

Mexico plans border ‘unity’ rally, nabs 2 migrant activists

US and China in make-or-break trade talks

Best NYC Tours

Submitted by ub on Thu, 06/06/2019 - 13:23

Right now is the best time to visit The Big Apple and according to those in the know New York City is at its finest from April to June and September thru early November, when the weather is pleasant and the crowds are not overwhelming.

Keep in mind that travel experts say the cheapest time to visit NYC is on weekends from mid-January to the end of February.

The Best Tours and Things To Do in NYC

Newmark Digital Reports

Submitted by ub on Thu, 06/06/2019 - 13:04

Craig @Newmark Philanthropies has decided to donate $6 million to @ConsumerReports and thereby allowing it to keep a closer watch over digital products and platforms. This is the best and largest donation in the history of the organization since 1936.

Consumer Reports Launches New Digital Lab - Consumer Reports…