Monthly Archives: October 2009

We Got the Swine


Tashi had Swine Flu.  At least I think she had Swine.  Might of well have been Swine, it was for sure the flu.  I know because we spent 5 hours at Miami Children’s Hospital Monday.  I took her to Children’s because I didn’t want to have to wait, like we always do, at her regular doctor. I’m an idiot, obviously.  But they did test her for the flu and did an ex-ray for lung stuff like pneumonia and bronchitis and [...]

Lip Schtick: We Want Your Jewish Stories


Lip Service and The Open Tent have come together to bring you…Lip Schtick, Jewish stories.  We’ll be performing, true Jewish stories live during Sleepless Night.  Submit your own story to submissions@lipservicestories.com AND come to the show, Nov. 7, 2009 at 8:00 p.m. at Books & Books, Lincoln Road.

Here’s my Latest Lip Service Story


The stories are up from the last Lip Service, September 26, 2009. I swear, this was the BEST Lips yet. I know I always say that, but thanks to the audience and the storyteller, this one felt the best. My brother told a story that you have to hear. He was hilarious and adorable.  My Uncle Ron said he was funnier than me.  Thanks Uncle Ron, but I don’t think so. Anyway, Tony packed the house with 150 of his closest [...]