Category Archives: KQED

To Ms. Ibrahim: We Are Sorry!

I had posted with great indignation, the plight of Ms. Rahinah Ibrahim, early in December (here), to clear her good name.  More importantly, to get her name off the No-Fly list. The saga has dragged for nine (9) years already. … Continue reading

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On Addictions

I was having friendly banter with djmatticus on his January 5, 2013 post about his harrowing ordeal with the now infamous NyQuil and the resultant monster-chasing nightmares. I concluded he’s no junkie but he countered that this may not necessarily … Continue reading

Posted in Addictions, Downton Abbey, iPad, iPhone, KQED, NPR, Public Broadcasting, Salads, Smart Devices | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments