When you have a President who is on track to tell over 2,000 lies in his first year in office it is difficult to determine which is the biggest. Hence, the question mark at the end of this article’s title. However I can tell you which one gnaws at me the most and on Monday of this week it was the first one Paul Krugman demonstrably disproved in his New York Times op-ed entitled: Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies. Yes that is ten lies, the number Dr. Krugman disproved in the article. My readers can breathe a sigh of relief because I just want to deal with one today. Let’s explore. Continue reading The Biggest Lie?
Today I add the wines of Jordan Winery to the restricted list. It has nothing to do with quality and everything to do with the politics of the current C.E.O. John Jordan. Jordan Winery makes a Cabernet Sauvignon and a Chardonnay. Reflecting my prejudice in wines, I will concentrate on the Cab which is fantastic. Vintages vary, but expect to pay north of $40 at retail, (significantly more in a restaurant), and it will most likely be rated at 90 points or above. In fact the only problem you will have with the wine is finding it; it is usually allocated. Continue reading Rated R – Jordan Winery