Hate crime stats and what they say about NYC

Today there was a tweet about some hate crime stats in NYC: Hate crimes are way up: NYPD. pic.twitter.com/E7GiXbOjAz— Tina Moore (@TinaMoorereport) March 22, 2017 There are several things that jumped out at me about these numbers: Why are they comparing this year's numbers to the…

And Yet, They Keep Winning

They are ranked 41st in the world. They are undefeated and have beat the number 3, 4, 5 and 9 teams in the world. Of course I am talking about the baseball team representing Israel in the World Baseball Classic for 2017. The story is nothing short of amazing. Baseball…

Switching to Ghost

You may have noticed a new look on the blog recently. The reason is simple; I have switched backends from WordPress to Ghost. The reason is a simple one. I am not doing a whole lot with the site aside from writing a post occasionally. Although WordPress is more than…

Following up on Amazon Associates

As I mentioned in my previous post, I am no longer an Amazon Associate. I'm still disappointed by this but I have gained a bit of perspective about the whole situation. Mainly it is because of this news that broke the week after I was dropped. They have severely cut…

Good Bye Amazon Associate

You may have noticed that I no longer have a link on the left-hand side to Amazon. That is because I was informed yesterday that Amazon cancelled my Associate account because of being in violation of the Operating Agreement. The reason they gave was very vague and I’m sure…