Tag: Beaumont hospital

Ho Jo Mo Jo

Ho Jo Mo Jo
Last night’s Mad Men took me back to a staple of my youth:  Howard Johnson’s. Did you think I would say LSD?  No.  Never. I went to  Shrine High School at 13 Mile Road in Royal Oak (yes, just 5 miles from Eminem’s notorious 8 Mile) and upon the corner of Woodward Avenue and 13... Read more »

In Tiger Town

I am still in Detroit, though I suppose I am neither decorative nor functional.  I believe my Janter is an annoyance, but my intentions are good.  Five days after open heart surgery, my brother has taken up residence in the Homewood Suites in order to be close to his doctors and hospital should any complications... Read more »


I am in the Motor City to be with my family.  Mike, my 57 year old brother, will have quadruple bypass surgery tomorrow.  He is fit and healthy- but our Joliat side has a genetic defect whereby we lack an enzyme to manage cholesterol, and plaque sticks like crazy glue in our arteries. I say... Read more »