Tag Archives: Eugene Katz


“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing” is one of my favorite quotes. Does it apply, I wonder, to jerks in coffee shops? Was way early to a meeting Friday, so stopped … Continue reading

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The China Connection

“Gene speaks Chinese of the gutter!” said an old family friend. It was surprising, on the other hand that my elderly Jewish father-in-law, who died two days ago, spoke Chinese at all, one of many unusual skills…playing harmonica was another…. … Continue reading

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“Why didn’t you bring more sausages?”

My father-in-law Eugene Katz asked me this question a couple of years ago when I went to to visit. He grew up with in Germany over ninety years ago,  and I know all of the unusual foods that that he … Continue reading

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