The origins of the American expression “Sunny Jim”. I call my son this all the time. “Hey, Sunny Jim, it’s time to get up and go to school. Hey, Sunny Jim, don’t eat all the Oreos” As it turns out, Sunny Jim was the mascot of a breakfast cereal and his name entered the language. Now you know.
Wikipedia “Sunny Jim Origins“
One year ago today the state was notified of our 11 year union.
Night at the Opera. Pagliacci. Part of the annual cultural festival on Syros. The lead singer was staying at our hotel, an Italian guy. We chatted over yogurt in the morning.
Happy 4th of July, my fellow Americans. I still believe, in spite of all that malakia you do and say and embrace. You can take the boy out of America but you can’t take America out of the boy.
I was in Milano with Steven Brown. We were getting ready to do our ‘classical’ show when the rain god intervened.