Look Out Below

vic fortezza
2 min readFeb 18, 2024

Amusing nypost.com headline to start the day: “Trump-loving truckers refusing to drive to NYC after his $355M fraud ruling: ‘We’ll just go somewhere else’.” Will the total number be enough to inflict financial pain? Will the protesters be able to afford bypassing NYC?

This can’t be true, can it? Headline from foxnews.com: “London’s mayor blocks statue of late queen in favor of tribute to trans prostitutes.” Then again, what madness isn’t possible in the woke era?

From FN, look out below: “School bus-sized satellite to come crashing into Earth’s atmosphere this week.” According to the article by Emilee Speckt, it’s expected to break up into little pieces. And if it doesn’t? You’re on your own.

From FN: “Amazon joins SpaceX, Trader Joe’s in fight to declare government labor board unconstitutional.” According to the article by Chris Pandolfo: “… the structure of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is unconstitutional because it denies the company’s right to a jury trial…” and that “…limits on the removal of administrative judges and the board’s five members, who are appointed by the president, violate the separation of powers...” Interesting. Recall that Jeff Bezos is a liberal. Will the left direct its wrath at him as it has at Alan Dershowitz? Then again, it has already, accusing him of mistreating workers and opposing unionization.

Not much action at the Anti-Inflation Book Shop on this brisk, beautiful day. My thanks to the woman who bought a hardcover in Russian, and to the Latino restaurant worker who, as he has done so often, made the session so much better, this time buying a Bad Candy CD, an exercise DVD, and this:

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vic fortezza

I was born in Brooklyn in 1950 to Sicilian immigrants. I’ve had more than 50 short stories published world wide. I have 13 books in print.