“Lucky” – a film review by Gary Chew How long’s it been since you’ve seen Liberace playing the piano on one of his 1950’s black and white television shows? Well, that’s too long. All you … Read moreMovie Review: “Lucky”
A few reasons turning 65 is actually pretty awesome! Turning 65 is daunting – a definite tunnel at the end of the light – but the more I think about it, the more I can … Read moreWhy Turning 65 Is So Great
Journal entry: February 18, 2009 (age 39) – Age 40 Wow. I am really out of shape. Or, as the current saying goes, I am in shape – the shape of a circle. Eye problems, … Read moreLost Journal: Age 40 Weighs Heavily on Mind and Body
Focus on the upside, Boomers: We’re not old, we’re vintage Some fancy-dancy public-policy think-tank just released a brand-new study that speculates the legion of aging baby boomers will permanently redefine retirement. Mainly because so few … Read moreBaby Boomers See the Bright Sides of Extreme Maturity
Some call it profiling. Some call it discrimination. Some call it stereotyping. Some call it “Grandma, you can’t keep ripping off my metropolitan phonebook in order to see over the steering wheel!” Whatever one’s gut … Read moreOlder Drivers: Should They Be Tested?
By Tim Mollen Journal entry: September 15, 2005 (age 36) This past spring, on a shoe-shopping trip with my in-laws, a pair of black sneakers caught my eye. I realized that every pair of white … Read moreLost Journal: Embracing the Inner Old Guy