Archive for May, 2010

Elia Kazan’s America

Monday, May 31st, 2010

  As part of our effort to reintegrate into American society and its culture, we’re spending part of our summer in the air conditioned retreat of the Paramount, a faithfully restored theater originally built in 1915 to host vaudeville as the Majestic and transformed in 1930 into a Baroque Revival movie ...

4th Floor Walkup

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Yesterday, an entrepreneur told me of his father, who died at 81. The father lived in a 4th floor walkup until he was 79, when a fire in the building forced a move to a new building. The new building came with a wonderful view of the East River and an ...

How Computers Make Us More Productive

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

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CS5 Installation Complete

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010

The install is the easy part. Making effective use of all this capability is the challenge.

Don’t Stop Believin’

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010

. Steph and I have four kids between us, all now in their twenties. As everyone who has raised kids to this age knows, there are ups and downs along the way. During the downs there are many times when you wish you could reach inside your kid's head and pull the levers and ...