The Rise and Fall of Me – ch. 15/20

There’s nothing “pleasant” in Pleasantville After leaving the Trenton charter school, I landed in Pleasantville, NJ.  Immediately indicative of how things would be in Pleasantville was “Back to School Night,” when parents would eagerly come to meet their children’s teachers, perhaps ask a few questions, and make some personal contacts and face time.  If there…

Arizona SB 1062 a.k.a. “The Anti-Gay Bill”

Preface:  I am not against same-sex marriage.  I wrote a post – that you can read here – in which I support it.  However, I am/was in favor of SB 1062.  Lemme explain. _______________ Let’s say there’s a nice, elderly gentleman named Stanley.  After many years working in New York City’s garment district, he retired…