Wealth is shifting east again. While Traveling from the decaying Ohare international airport to the new Istanbul one the contrast can't be bigger. The United states needs desperately investments in infrastructure and building projects, that is the only sustainable way for growth.
"Whether wine is a nourishment, medicine, or poison is a matter of dosage "- Paracelsus. The Greeks used to dilute it with water to avoid intoxication while reaping its benefits. On the other hand the Persians drank it straight as a sign of wealth and abundance. My advice is to drink without mixing, especially if it is a Musar, then washing it down with water to please them both. Most importantly drink wine with food to maximize its benefits, mainly decreasing after meal spikes in lipids and glucose.
Knowing that i may sound like a terrible father and husband but a day like today does not suck. Every mother and father ( Nancy not included) should take a yearly time off for themselves preferably with sangria or caipirinha or both as companion. My limit is 2 weeks after that clinical depression starts taking over the fun