Opinion

The unicorn frappucino generation
Opinion

The unicorn frappucino generation

Do you know what a finsta is? Neither did I, because I am not between the ages of 13 and 34. Anyone 13 to 18 is “Gen Z,” and those aged 18 to 34 are the much-discussed millennials. Dan Coates studies them both. His company, yPulse, is a marketing research […]

A drawn-out loss
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A drawn-out loss

As long as I follow sports, I don’t think I’ll ever suffer another loss quite as painful Game 7 of the 2003 ALCS. The storyline was about as rich as it gets in sports: My Red Sox, trying to end an 85-year curse, jumping out to an early lead against […]

Beyond the headdress
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Beyond the headdress

When you think about Native Americans and fashion, your first thought might be (or at least mine was): Beads. Wait, no. Feathers! No; buckskin with fringe. What’s more Native American than buckskin pants worn by some high-cheeked hunter about to shoot a deer? Well… how about a Louis Vuitton arrow […]

Trump admin. synonymous with Cosa Nostra
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Trump admin. synonymous with Cosa Nostra

Richard Nixon became a criminal when, as president, he received money from Cosa Nostra to pardon Jimmy Hoffa in 1971, as well as the Watergate scandal. Ronald Reagan became a criminal with his connection to the Iran-Contra affair and the tens of thousands he helped slaughter in El Salvador. Donald […]

Vote no on exceeding the tax cap
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Vote no on exceeding the tax cap

To the Editor, Vote “no” on Tuesday, May 16. Sorely pressed senior taxpayers can barely afford our current exorbitant taxes as it is. This isn’t the moment to set a bad precedent. The Trump tax proposal would end the deductibility of property taxes, something the Mamaroneck school board could not […]