Tag: Steve Blum

  • May 2023 Class Notes

    Compiled March 17, 2023 Happy St. Patrick’s Day!! Or as a NYC bartender friend of mine calls it “Amateur Hour”. When pressed on the appellation, he responded, “its one of three days the suburban yahoos come in to get drunk.” The others: New Year’s Eve and the night before Thanksgiving when the “college boys” come…

  • Class Notes March 2021 (for May / June YAM)

    On days when I look at my Outlook calendar and see “Class Notes Due,” my first reaction is not often a good one. In fact, more often than not, it’s one of pure panic: what the hell am I going to say? Sometimes the irreverent in me takes over. I think of making stuff up…