Archive for June, 2011

Open Letter to Bernie Madoff

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Dear Bernie -- So, how's life treating you?  Do you have a roof over your head? 3 squares a day?  Medical care? That's nice. I'm happy for you. I understand you're not so happy with the sentence that Judge Denny Chin handed down nearly two years ago. Judge Chin, thankfully, understood ...

The Watergate Affair and the Franklin & Marshall Class of 1976

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

In celebration of my 35th College Reunion, I was asked to identify one key event from 1972 - 1976 that somehow affected the Class of 1976.  Had lots of choices ... but Watergate was far and away the most defining event. Here are my recollections. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Looking back 35 years to identify ...