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GREAT BARRINGTON — What my life boils down to these days is that I'm a 20th-century guy living in the 21st century.This manifests itself in my use of technology. Yes, I tweet, email and … more
PITTSFIELD — We often see the cost of economic inequality measured in terms of quantifiable things — months of rent, years of student loan payments, days of childcare. The immeasurable … more
The current posturing over the use of nuclear weapons does bring back memories from the 1950s.I vividly recall the air raid drills in Pittsfield grade schools. We learned how to duck under our desks … more
WASHINGTON — A storm of opposition has arisen to the Berkshire Museum's plan to auction off 40 works of art, including two Norman Rockwell paintings. That storm intensified with the … more
DALTON — Life was simple when I was a kid. Things were easy to understand. Rules were clear. I did what I was told; I listened when elders spoke. I learned my history from a textbook and passed … more
GREAT BARRINGTON — Obviously, the Berkshire Museum is going for it.Its leaders and board seem determined to sell valuable art that belongs to the museum and, more importantly, to the people of … more
WESTPORT, Conn. — Enough about software; let's talk hardware. Is Sen. John McCain's glioblastoma, like the one that took Ted Kennedy's life in 2009, related in any way to the use of his … more
NEW YORK — Autumn in New York is a time for serious film-going. It follows the dry spell of a summer when most films with a few exceptions, ("Detroit," "Dunkirk") were produced to appeal to an … more
EAST CHATHAM, N.Y. — Keew, Keew — the familiar call brings Danny and I to the back door of the little cottage (garage conversion) in Southeast Portland where we are staying while visiting … more
BECKET — The most enjoyable things I learned in school were Shakespeare's sonnets, English grammar and how to diagram a sentence.So my little language-loving heart went pitty-pat the other day … more
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