Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Friendship Illusion

(Listen to this post, here.) I was down on Long Island last weekend, attending my 40th high school reunion. It was, as you might expect, fascinating. Some people were a lot heavier. Some people had hardly changed at all. Others had gone almost completely bald, giving them the appearance of an extinct, prehistoric bird (hey man, no need to get personal). And, as you might further expect, there was a lot of catching up to do. Given that I hadn’t seen most […] Click to read more…

 

Right Question, Wrong People

(Listen to this post, here.) This time of year, in this part of the world, it’s hard to avoid baseball. It’s on all the screens in all the bars. It’s all over my Instagram account. It’s on the waiting room TV at my local hair replacement clinic (I was picking something up for a friend). And so while I’m normally not particularly interested in the game or the outcomes, I’ve spent a fair amount of time this past month watching […] Click to read more…