Tagged: sailing

The Knock Down, Part 1

“You can’t throw bull with the ocean, she won’t listen.” – Harold H. “Dynamite” Payson A couple, my nearly my age. He’s brought his Georgia peach of a wife back to Long Island for...

I Can’t Drive 55.

I read the below tweet from Megan McArdle about middle class driving habits (under the cut) while I was riding the Long Island Railroad and a couple of minutes later a woman asked me if...

The Rich Buddha (Slight Return)

“The hard part of freedom is that you always have a chance of getting it wrong, which is why, we tend to point people to cheaper rather than expensive options… Buy a Columbia 34...

On Consumerism, Living the Dream, and Hope

by Tony Comstock “Anything that’s worth doing is worth doing poorly.” — Lon McQuillan Bob Wise is a sailor, boat-builder, and filmmaker. He’s also my friend and where film and sailing are concerned, my...