CoronaVirus-Bingewatching: The Real Housewives of New York Season 9


(top row from left to right) Luann D’ Agostino, Ramona Singer,Dorinda Medley    (bottom) Tinsley Mortimer, Bethenny Frankel, Carole Radizwell, Sonja Morgan Season 9 Every now and then when we are making a familiar dish, some spectacular happens.  We didn’t add or do anything different. But it is spectacular, and you can’t get enough. ThisContinue reading “CoronaVirus-Bingewatching: The Real Housewives of New York Season 9”

Coronavirus Russia: Cases Jump to 840 has negative impact on Stock Market


     Russia has registered just three coronavirus-related deaths so far.Dmitry Rogulin / TASS Russia confirmed 182 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, bringing the country’s official number of cases up to 840 and marking the largest one-day increase in cases so far. Russia’s officially reported numbers — which are still smaller than those in European countriesContinue reading “Coronavirus Russia: Cases Jump to 840 has negative impact on Stock Market”

How Humans Sank New Orleans


Engineering put the Crescent City below sea level. Now, its future is at risk. Downtown New Orleans and the Mississippi River, with the French Quarter in the foreground and the West Bank in the distance. Lorenzo Serafini Boni / Emily Jan / The Atlantic.   By: Richard Campanella/The Atlantic Below sea level. It’s a universallyContinue reading “How Humans Sank New Orleans”

The Enduring Joy of Fran Drescher


  Twenty-one years after the end of The Nanny, we’re still in her thrall. By Matthew Schneier/the cut,com @matthewschneier Photographs by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari What you first need to understand is that I learned joie de vivre from The Nanny. Literally, as in the phrase: It sneaked into the theme song to describeContinue reading “The Enduring Joy of Fran Drescher”

Italy: Small town will pay rent or give you money towards buying a home.


The town of Teora, Avellino Photo courtesy of Enzo Ciccone/Facebook Fifty six miles southeast of Naples ,Italy is Teora.  Like many cities in Italy, Teora’s population has shrunk and is offering incentives to those willing to relocate. As one depopulated Italian town offers to contribute towards new residents’ rent or the purchase of a home,Continue reading “Italy: Small town will pay rent or give you money towards buying a home.”

She was Devastated to learn the plant she’d watered for two years was fake!


Caelie Wilkes has been nurturing her succulent for two years before she made the discovery (Image: Facebook) By: Paige Holland/UkMirror  A plant lover was left devastated when she discovered the reason her succulent remained in “perfect” condition wasn’t down to her love and dedication. Caelie Wilkes had been religiously watering the plant, making sure it wasContinue reading “She was Devastated to learn the plant she’d watered for two years was fake!”

The Hollywood Con Queen


Photo: Google She tormented studio executives, actors, makeup artists, security guys, photographers, screenwriters, athletes, even bobsledders and scuba divers for years—until corporate investigator Nicoletta Kotsianas was put on the case. By K.J. Yossman\MarieClaire It was a warm, overcast afternoon in August 2019, and Joe Scarnici was pumped. A talented photographer who has gone on tourContinue reading “The Hollywood Con Queen”

In America’s Richest Town, $500k a Year Is Now Below Average


  By: Shelly Hagan, Wei Lu and Sophie Alexander\Bloomberg.com You could easily drive through this leafy Silicon Valley suburb without realizing you were in America’s richest neighborhood. From the road, it’s all high brick walls and opaque gates. It takes Google Maps to get a glimpse of what lies behind. Satellite images of Atherton, CaliforniaContinue reading “In America’s Richest Town, $500k a Year Is Now Below Average”

Reclaiming My Smile


Say his name, Say his name and heads spin around, people lean in and then were are off on yet another round of the Presidents crimes and misdemeanors. I love “The View’s”  Joy Behar but I’m turning on her.  Ok she hates Trump,. Yes, yes, yes. She reminds viewers on every single episode.. She worksContinue reading “Reclaiming My Smile”