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DRUNK ON <I>PUNCH-DRUNK</I>
October 10, 2002
by Ben Kenigsberg Paul Thomas Anderson takes a lot of abuse from critics who still draw a distinction between high culture and low, but he may have a better instinctive grasp of filmmaking ...
Who Is Willing to Represent the Voiceless?
October 09, 2002
The political landscape this year smells like a sewage treatment plant. The political rhetoric being hurled around these days makes an out of control teenager's mouth seem angelic.
The political propaganda littering our ...
<I>RED DRAGON</I> FALLS APART
October 08, 2002
by Ben Kenigsberg The best thing one can say about Red Dragon , a Silence of the Lambs prequel adapted from a novel by Thomas Harris (and, ...
Ghosts, Goblins, Ghouls and...Singles
October 08, 2002
Single in the Suburbs By Lauralyn "Bewitched" Avallone Fall has reached New York, exchanging temperatures with summer until it decides with a rapid, chilly drop: I'm here to stay. Pumpkins, multi-colored corn husks, green and ...
Durable Powers of Attorneys - Part 2
October 03, 2002
Although this document starts with a bold faced warning, few read it, and those who do fail to understand its inherent legalese. In fact, it has been reported that many older principals sign their documents ...
Hello Long Island!
October 02, 2002
Yes, I have returned with a brand spankin' new article. 'Bout time right? Hey, go easy on me, I'm only running 4 labor intensive (Is that redundant?) websites right now.
Prepare Your Message
October 01, 2002
While you may know your industry - and certainly yourself - your best chance for a successful interview lies in preparation. Prepare and outline the specific points or objectives you wish to make. Draft ...
Reclaiming the Priority List of Yesteryear
September 30, 2002
Fall sports are fully underway. In every community, we have children of every age playing soccer, football and running track. Some little league sports programs have children as young as five and six competing with ...
Long Island's Blind Wine Tasting Gala(Sept 30)
September 29, 2002
Major Wine & Food Event SEPTEMBER 30, 2002 At The Crest Hollow Country Club, Woodbury, New York By Christopher J. Davies I met Mitch Shapiro on the telephone six month's ago. He's a bright and ...
Gastroparesis: Definition, Symptoms & Domperidone.
September 28, 2002
Gastroparesis literally means stomach paralysis. It occurs when the nerves in the stomach become damaged. It is frequently seen in diabetics who have had difficulty controlling their insulin levels. In some cases it appears after ...
September 27, 2002
After you turn 20-something (I'm not sure which) your birthday isn't as big a deal anymore. I still look forward to it coming because for a week or so before and after my birthday I ...
What Are We Doing For Our Children?
September 25, 2002
Children are supposed to be our national treasure. However, it is becoming clearer that not only are they not our national treasure, they are not even a major priority.
The growing incidents of ...
After the Attacks: How Can an Employer Respond?
September 23, 2002
A year later, the extraordinary events of Sept. 11 that affected so many, continue to have profound, lingering effects on a workforce concerned with the stalled economy, leading into the holiday season. Where are Long ...
The Challenges of Communication
September 19, 2002
Communication on every level continues to be a challenge. The way we use words either builds bridges or creates walls between people. They also consciously and unconsciously indicate people's basic biases.
Every semester ...
FDA Issues Consumer Advisory That Kava Products May be Associated with Severe Liver Injury
September 18, 2002
I recently received this letter to advise consumers of Kava containing products of the potential risk of severe liver injury. If you or someone you know is taking a Kava Product please read this warning ...
BOTOX, Instant Wrinkle Eraser?
September 17, 2002
Is there something that almost instantly smoothes away certain wrinkles, does not require surgery and can be administered in 10 minutes? Sounds too good to be true, but enthusiastic users of Botox have been successfully ...
Parenting - A Challenging Adventure
September 13, 2002
Parenting is a challenging adventure, especially when it comes to parenting teenagers and young adults. It is hard to establish social boundaries and rules in a world that has few social rules that people comply ...
You've Already Faced Your Fears
September 12, 2002
Remember when you said to yourself that if you ever lost your job, you wouldn't know what to do? Well guess what, the worst has happened for many of you, and you are managing. Yes, ...
The Mailman Knows I'm Single
September 09, 2002
Single in the Suburbs The Mailman Knows I'm Single by Lauralyn Avallone I have the friendliest mailman. He's super patient with the old folks who swarm around him like bees at a honey-soaked picnic, he ...
HOW TO STRENGTHEN YOUR COMPANY'S IMAGE
September 06, 2002
Here are some "common sense" approaches that will effectively market your company and provide goodwill for future referrals. *Telephone: This is may be the first contact a person has with your company. Make sure the ...