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My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 5h ago

Terror in London, Rape in Maryland and a few more stories from the front pages

Terror in London....Rape in Maryland and the state of public schools..Obama Care and the GOP.......Harry Reid's legacy of partisanship in the US Senate.....San Francisco and the border fence...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 8h ago

Partisanship with the scent of Reid

Maybe retired Senator Harry Reid keeps up with the U.S. Senate these days. Or maybe he is hiding from the ugly mess that he left behind. Who knows and who cares?    Back in my school days, I...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 4h ago

1963: Happy # 54 to "Please please me" by The Beatles

We remember this week the 54th anniversary of "Please please me", the first LP released by The Beatles in the UK.     It did not chart in the US although some of the tracks were released in...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 11h ago

1994: Where were you the night that Luis Donaldo Colosio was killed?

On this day in 1994, I left a Toastmasters meeting and got the news from the radio:"Luis D...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 12h ago

We remember George "Boomer" Scott (1944-2013)

Baseball returned to Milwaukee in 1970 when the Seattle Pilots became the Brewers.  (The Pilots joined the AL as an expansion team in 1969.  They may have been the only team in modern Major League history to play only one season in a city)The Brewers...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 13h ago

Happy # 74 to Lee May

Happy # 73 to Lee May, who was a quiet power hitter of the 1970s.    Overall, Lee hit 354 HR with 1,244 RBI and a .267 batting average. He started with the Reds and hit behind Johnny Bench in that power lineup:   111 HR & 302 RBI over a 3-year stretc...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 14h ago

Let's meet Nilda Cepero, Cuban American author & poet

Let's meet Nilda Cepero, Cuban American author & poet...click to listen... https://t.co/rKmb5sWoVV— Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 18, 2017Tags: Nilda Cepero  To share or post to your s...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 23h ago

Johnny Cash & June Carter on the radio makes any ride to a meeting just nice!

3:15 pm Good afternoon buenas tardes Johnny Cash & June Carter on the radio makes any ride to a meeting just nice! pic.twitter.com/Aeg7Ve5f1w— Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 22, 2017Tag...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 1d ago

Will San Francisco declare President Obama & Mrs. Clinton "persona non grata" for voting for border fence in 2006?

According to news reports, the city of San Francisco has a message for those companies planning to work on building the US-Mexico border wall.    This is from Fox News:   A San Francisco law...
My view by Silvio Canto, Jr. · 1d ago

Latin America stories with Fausta Rodriguez Wertz

Guest: Fausta Rodriguez Wertz, the editor of Fausta's Blog.......we will look at Trump's calls to President Temer of Brazil........we will look at Trump's calls to President Temer of Brazil ...