Monthly Archives: April 2012

Building the American Dream….in China???

Very interesting article in the New York Times…a sign, perhaps, of things that will continue… Building the American Dream…in China Here’s a quote: The new arrivals, though, come not by invitation or out of curiosity but because they need work. … Continue reading

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People google the darndest things: “Why Don’t Jamaicans like frogs???”

As I’ve shared before, people do in fact Google the darndest things. Recently, someone found my blog when they googled (or more accurately, asked Jeeves) “Why don’t Jamaicans like frogs?” Click to see I’m not making this up! Ooooh! Ooooh! … Continue reading

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Isa Benn, director, writer, filmmaker…. and my cousin!

Here’s the latest in the series of passion-centered mavericks I’m featuring in the Communal Capitalism series referenced in an earlier post. My cousin, Isa Benn, in Toronto is a filmmaker! She’s posted a brief trailer of what she intends to … Continue reading

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Vote for Mitt Romney….Until the Real Thing Comes Along!

The Jamaican in China gets political! It was the perfect storm. A dangerous combination. Too much time on my hands. The humor of the Rachel Maddow Show. The Republican campaign….and Mitt Romney. I couldn’t help it. So, I’m watching the … Continue reading

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