Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • Making A Name For Yourself

    Making A Name For Yourself

    Nightcap for August 21st, 2017APERTIF: “Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.” – Oscar Wilde Don’t Disrespect AIDS Patients, Hedge Fund Investors, Or the Wu Tang Clan Remember that little worm Martin Shkreli? He’s currently in the news for ...
  • Solar Eclipse Of The Heart

    Solar Eclipse Of The Heart

    Nightcap for August 20th, 2017APERTIF: “A people free to choose will always choose peace.” – Ronald Reagan Beauty and the Instagram Let’s face it: In a society that functions and relies almost implicitly on technology, it’s hard to avoid social media. Even people ...
  • Giving It Your Best Shot

    Giving It Your Best Shot

    Nightcap for August 19th, 2017APERTIF: “Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.” – Indira Gandhi Dating Profile Nopes We talk a lot about online dating on The Night Cap because it’s a relatively new means of courtship and also because it’s so wildly popular. A decade ...
  • Speaking The Truth

    Speaking The Truth

    Nightcap for August 18th, 2017APERTIF: “A feeble body weakens the mind.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau Rules of the Bar Every job has tricks of the trade; a few shortcuts and secrets only people within the industry know about that make their lives easier. In my many years, I have ...
  • Eaves Dropping Waitresses and Practical Jokes

    Eaves Dropping Waitresses and Practical Jokes

    Nightcap for August 17th, 2017APERTIF: “Delay is preferable to error.” – Thomas Jefferson Life of a Server I’ve always believed everyone at one point in their life should work in the restaurant industry. Not because I think it’s a coveted position that you should ...
  • Low Expectations

    Low Expectations

    Nightcap for August 16th, 2017APERTIF: “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” – Carl Sandburg Bachelor or Bust Apparently, being exposed to The Bachelor and The Bachelorette every season (against most of our will, I might add) just wasn’t torture enough for ABC execs. ...
  • Making The Right Move

    Making The Right Move

    Nightcap for August 15th, 2017APERTIF: “Be polite to all, but intimate with few.” – Thomas Jefferson Where Not to Get It On It is hard to deny that part of the thrill of having sex is when it’s taboo. The same sex, day in and day out, can become rather mundane which is ...
  • Misery Loves Company

    Misery Loves Company

    Nightcap for August 14th, 2017APERTIF: “The difficulty in life is the choice.” – George A. Moore Mom for Hire I try not to judge other people, particularly parents. It goes back to the old adage “Don’t judge a person before you walk a mile in his shoes” and ...
  • Showing Your True Colors

    Showing Your True Colors

    Nightcap for August 13th, 2017APERTIF: “Whoever is happy will make others happy too.” – Anne Frank The Comics of Twitter Composing the perfect tweet is a battle of the wits. For starters, you only have 140 characters to get your point across. (For those of you past the age of ...
  • Dog Eat Dog World

    Dog Eat Dog World

    Nightcap for August 14th, 2017APERTIF: “We allow no geniuses around our Studio.” – Walt DisneySexism: The Social Experiment Sexism is like an STI. You can’t always see it; not everyone has to deal with it, it can happen to anyone and, it can hurt people.The history of ...