Prudence and Sensitivity (not): An Interview with Lao Du

Editor:  Lao Du, how are you feeling? LD:  Well, except  for the cough, the fever and the shortness of breath, I’m fine. Editor:  That’s not funny. LD:  Ok, ok, no shortness of breath. Editor: Still not funny. LD:  Ok, okay, I would feel much better if I could notch...

Lockdown Advice For the Forlorn

Several weeks ago, I gave myself a haircut.  Not a good idea.   On the side of my head, just a little northeast of my left ear, it looks like some golfer left a large divot with a sand wedge.  Well, ordinarily it would have been a big deal, and I would probably have...

Addendum to Corona Virus Precautions

Not everybody is physically fit.  I mean there are  some people in the club who hit a few balls and suddenly they’re breathless and gasping for air.  This is bad.  Before COVID 19 it wasn’t bad, but now it’s really bad. Why?  Because of the nature of the air flow. ...

PPP: On Returning to the Club

If you’ve been following Governor Cuomo’s news conferences, then you probably know that New York is just beginning to schedule a four phase reopening of businesses by geographical region.  Several areas upstate have already been granted the green light to remove some...