Thursday, May 28, 2015

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Puerto Rican Pride, East Harlem

East 119th Street & Second Avenue.

Who Was The McKinley?

At 63 Perry Street, who was The McKinley, for it certainly was not MySelf?

Meanwhile, on West 21st Street: 

…the now-abandoned underground missile silos of West Chelsea? 

Ulster Would Say No

Irish voters on May 22nd voted yes to extend the right to marry to same sex couples, by a two-to-one majority.

Several people contacted me to show their approval, to say "isn't that progressive?" and so on. But I had to point out that the referendum was held in the Irish Republic. I am from Northern Ireland, which is a separate jurisdiction. There are two Irelands on the island: 

If that doesn't clear things up, the Guardian put it like this: 

After Friday’s historic referendum, in which the Irish Republic’s voters endorsed same-sex marriage by 2-1, Northern Ireland remains the last country in western Europe where LGBT couples are barred from getting married.

So there! Had they been voting in the referendum on Friday, it's likely that a majority of voters in Northern Ireland would have voted no. 

Monday, May 25, 2015

She's Busy Writing The Sequel

Go now, unto thy laptop, tablet or other handheld device and order, for lo, it hath come down in price to **only** $140.11!