Monthly Archives: June 2017

In Memoriam: Cassandra Cecile (Coco) Smith (Remembrances of my Childhood with Three Older Sisters)

My elder sisters: Coco, left; Mimi middle, Babbette right. My earliest memory of my sister Coco is of her standing over my crib saying, “Un, deux, trois,” over and over again. It should not surprise the reader that my first … Continue reading

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A Brief Word in Support of our Twitter in Chief

It is with Nixonian tactics that President Trump attacks the media, calling it “fake news.” ¬†Frankly speaking, I do not support this kind of attack on the media. As the son of a celebrated journalist with a distinguished career, and … Continue reading

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