Bohemian Dives

In a trash city Roughly 1 million dollars in cash and jewelry were found in cardboard boxes, trunks and Cracker Jack boxes, and $500,000 was found in an oilskin bag that Ida hid under her skirt. An Ephemeral New York “Ida dies 5 months after her ‘discovery’ in 1932,” age 93. The Mudd Club mythologyContinue reading “Bohemian Dives”

Bring the war home

The weapons of mass destruction came later, but mutually assured destruction was always on the table. What more could humanity want than mass suicide with complete erasure of our entire history? Only the political elite could come up with such existential idiocy. Planet of the Pigs In the spring of 1975, as America‚Äôs war in VietnamContinue reading “Bring the war home”