Archive for October, 2006

The Cremation of Sam McGee

YouTube ( is amazing. And addicting… When one finds the site and proceeds to stay up until 4:00am the next morning watching clips from “Wheel of Fortune”, “The Price is Right”, and other classics, you know one has a problem.

What can I say? High Holy Days at Temple Emanu-El in Houston was sublime as always. We in the Professional Choir sang services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, though my friends at more conservative congregations sang more than we did.