Orioles Fans and Classmates

I was walking to the Orioles game on Greene Street last night. Nothing blog worthy about that. But then someone said, “City College.” “What year?” I responded. “’68,” he said. We were classmates. Both of us have worked in state government. Tom in Parole and Probation. He spoke positively of the Math and English departments …more >

Statues and Words

“Curious to hear your thoughts sometime on removing the Taney statue in Annapolis.” My rabbi, Daniel Burg, wrote me that this morning. We did not remove the Taney statue from the State House grounds when that was proposed 23 years ago. Instead we built a statue to Thurgood Marshall. That was Pete Rawlings’ brilliant idea: …more >