• Upcomimg Trips

    July 9 to 12 To Rehobeth Beach with Susan and Craig. Possibly take in a visit to Chincoteague to sample the seafood.
  • theatre and Concerrts

    June 13 Picnicked on The Great lawn in central Park to the music of The New York Philharmonic led by James Gaffigan. Great program with spectacular fireworks after the concert. The concert included two pieces composed by students from its education program — remarkable works (Bernstein style) from composers  11 and 12 years old respectively! They took their bows from the stage!

     

     

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NYD – New Yankee stadium

On Tuesday, Craig invited me to join him to see a game at the new stadium. I was pleased he offered me the  experience for it is unlikely that I will be making my own way there again.  The technology is awesome. Massive 3-d screens are in a state of constant animation. Most of them urging you to buy something and the rest urging the fans to support their team more loudly. It seemed to me that the patrons now  watch the electronic displays rather than the game. In any case, it costs them and arm and a leg. Captive, they are gouged at every turn. $9 for a plain hamburger and $10 for a small beer!

Awesome electronics everywhere

Awesome electronics everywhere

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2 Responses

  1. Hey, I read a lot of blogs on a daily basis and for the most part, people lack substance but, I just wanted to make a quick comment to say GREAT blog!…..I”ll be checking in on a regularly now….Keep up the good work! 🙂

    – Marc Shaw

  2. Great set of pics at the baseball. Happy memories of Toronto – come on the Blue Jays !!!!!
    Hope you’re both well, as we are. L o Love

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