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The city oversaw 720 deer vasectomies last year and they estimate that about 92 percent of the sexually active male deer on the in New York City were sterilized. Last month, a six-person team began searching for the remaining adult bucks, as well as younger males, which they estimated to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
Old Folk in this nation of ours are mostly poor, living from day to day. But, the real killer is medical costs. What the Hell am I talking about? We have something called Medicare and that takes care of the medical bills for people over sixty five. It is a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
Lester Holt is an NBC anchor man who presumably got his job because it helps NBC to round off its minority quota. Don't get into a snit about me being a racist. I am not racist, Lester surely is because he knows exactly why he got the multi million dollar... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
There are some rules that deal with the law. Others that deal with custom. Far more important are the rules that you get from your mother. "You don't put your hat on the table where you are sitting down to eat." This was brought home to me the other day... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
In its editorial today – titled "Sean Spicer, We'll Always Have 'Facts'" – the Times ripped Spicer's tenure with sarcasm and patronage. Here's the first paragraph: "Oh, Sean Spicer, our four-Pinocchio press secretary, is this the end? We know we are not supposed to 'just yell out questions,' but rather... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
First a little background. The area that is called "Times Square" is from 42nd Street to 57th Street, going from Sixth Avenue to Eighth Avenue. It is called Times Square because it was and still is, the headquarters for the New York Times. Therein lies the root of most of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
Israel is seeking to buy three more advanced submarines from Germany at a combined price of $1.3 billion, an Israeli newspaper reported. This got to be the funniest story of the week as the country that created the concept of gassing Jewish children is now going to get a great... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
"Precipitous declines in print advertising rocked the newspaper industry last year. The New York Times Company print advertising revenue in 2016 fell 16 percent, driving a 9 percent drop in total advertising revenue. For the quarter, print advertising revenue declined 20 percent." Why would the richest man in Mexico continue... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at Gabby Cabby
Jesse Coburn is a journalist based in Brooklyn. His latest topic for The New York Times is.... "Where to Stay for $39 a Night in New York City? In a Yellow Cab" Then, Jesse writes... "An apartment holder's listing on Airbnb does have its perks. The views really are fantastic,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
Cynthia Graber who calls herself a "science writer" has written an article entitled "Why I won't get tested for the breast cancer genes." for Wired Magazine. Just a word about "Wired." When I first read this magazine a number of years ago, it struck me as a publication written by... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
Gersh Kuntzman is a reporter for New York City's Daily News who just wrote an article with the headline " U.S. Customs and Border Protection causes airport mayhem on Labor Day weekend. He complained about the scene this past Sunday afternoon as several thousand Americans waited more than an hour... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
"Ayanna Chisholm, a toll collector for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, said she was frequently forced to endure acts of sexual harassment. “I feel degraded,” she said. "In the four years that Ayanna Chisholm has worked collecting tolls out of tiny glass booths at the Holland... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
When Hollywood or the Media are talking about "homeless" in New York City, they have in mind people who are stretched out on blankets asking a passersby for money. In some instance they are really needy and crazy and in other instances, they are just participating in a scam to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
portal a door, gate, or entrance, especially one of imposing appearance, as to a palace. an iron or steel bent for bracing a framed structure, having curved braces between the vertical members and a horizontal member at the top. an entrance to a tunnel or mine. Computers. a website that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
Just don't call it "Social Media." Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2016 at Gabby Cabby
The reason I call the New York City aquarium one of the best kept secrets of the city is because the folks at City Hall do nothing to promote it. After all, they are in Manhattan doing the nothing thing that is good for the Big Apple. Our aquarium is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2015 at Yesterday
Buying pot in New York City is the easiest thing in the world. All you have to do is to enroll in either Columbia University or New York University which are the drug centers of the universe. The ideal customer for marijuana is a teenager whose daddy has so much... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2015 at Yesterday
Just when you think the dopey terrorists have come up with every possible caper to upset the world, they now, at least in New York City are attacking incoming jet passenger airliners with lasers that actually blind the pilots for a few minutes. Our lazy Homeland Security law enforcement officials... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2015 at Yesterday
Bono is a musician from Ireland and if you were casting a movie and you needed someone who looked like and sounded like an Irish musician, you would hire him for the part. As most people know, he is loaded with money and as a matter of fact, he just... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2015 at Yesterday
As they say, "Been there, Done that." I had a stay at the Island, once upon a time, because I did not do something a NYC judge wanted me to do. I was there for four weeks and a day before I was sprung because the judge was a naughty... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2015 at Yesterday
The only legitimate reason for owning an auto in New York City is that you can make out in it. The problem with that, however, is where are you going to park to do it? All the boroughs are tough places to bed the car and the other occupant. There... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2015 at Yesterday
GLUTEN FREE OR NOT Also, lactose free or not I use the abbreviations of c, t, T and F for cup, teaspoon, Table spoon and Fahrenheit. Use Kosher salt only and use black pepper in a grinder but have finely ground black pepper on hand. I use, Bob's Red Mill... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2014 at Mrs. Gabby's Kitchen
KASHA WITH LEEKS AND PECANS GLUTEN FREE OR NOT Naturally gluten free T is Tablespoon, t is teaspoon, c is cup I like Kasha Varnishka, actually I love it. But sometimes I want to do something different and this method of making kasha is different. Kasha is buckwheat, despite its... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Mrs. Gabby's Kitchen
HOW TO MAKE A 100% GLUTEN FREE THANKSGIVING MEAL THAT IS DELICIOUS! (ANY HOLLIDAY MEAL CAN BE 100% GLUTEN FREE) GLUTEN FREE OR NOT Our Thanksgiving feast of 2013 was lovely! The meal, the company, the table, the conversation, it could all have only been better with Nicholas and his... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Mrs. Gabby's Kitchen
GLUTEN FREE SWEET POTATO LATKE GLUTEN FREE OR NOT 8 3” latke I wanted to make sweet potato latke instead of mashed sweet potato as we usually do for Thanksgiving as this year Thanksgiving falls on the second night of Chanukah. In case you might want to do the same,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Mrs. Gabby's Kitchen