Dateline: Elvira Black
Elvira Black is a “retired” New York writer blogging for her own amusement here on BC. Her passions are politics, the arts, the weird things we do, and New York City.
Those poor, "deeply offended" radical Muslims--now who can really blame them for holding a Holocaust cartoon contest?
My blogging obsession has become hazardous to my physical and emotional health. Drastic measures are in immediate order.
The Pentagon believes it has found a drug that can treat radiation exposure. So what's the holdup on mass-producing it?
As the mobs gathered in honor of Lennon, all I could think was: What would Lennon think of all this?
Half-dead bodies banging around in car trunks bring me comfort and joy.
Sex fiends, malodorous misfits, old timers with control issues, making amends to jerks - AA's enough to drive you to drink!
I'm sure I would be a "Ritalin kid" if I were a first-grader today. I'm grateful I wasn't.
Why is it that the vast majority of mainstream pop music STILL comes only from the U.S. and the U.K.?
On the mean streets of the Bronx, New York, you'd best learn to hold your liquor - and grip that bottle.
Army recruitment ads urge parents to help children "find their strength." Hopefully they won't "find" them returned in body bags.