Musings Beyond the Bunker

Glenn Sonnenberg
A Blog by Glenn Sonnenberg
Created 04 Jun 2021
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  • #160 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Monday October 4)
    04 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Greetings, I’ve been thinking a lot about the legacies we will leave behind for future generations to appreciate who we were, what we did and what we valued. I’m not talking about all the technologica...
  • #159 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Saturday October 2)
    02 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Good morning! A few weeks ago, I referenced the “From the New World Symphony,” by Dvorak. It is an example of a foreigner able to encapsulate the mood, music, and physical beauty of another country an...
  • #158 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Friday October 1)
    01 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 1 1
    Good morning! There are a couple of observations the last few days that, while quite different, seemed connected to me. It’s about work-life balance and achieving the little things. The first was an a...
  • #157 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Thursday September 30)
    30 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Good morning, Adam Torson offers his view on teaching “critical race theory” (“CRT”). While he agrees with me that it should be taught as one of several ways to consider American history, he feels I u...
  • #156 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Wednesday September 29)
    29 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Good morning, Just when you thought reason would triumph… If you read only one bit of political commentary this week, read this by Robert Kagan in last week’s Washington Post: “Our Constitutional Cris...
  • #155 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Tuesday September 28)
    28 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Good morning! DEIFICATION OF CELEBRITIES Should we be looking to our sports heroes and entertainment celebrities to provide us direction on politics? There are those who seek to influence us (often to...
  • #154 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Monday September 27)
    27 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    Good morning! I drove past Gracie Allen Street, which bisects the Cedars Sinai campus. Gracie was among the most famous entertainers of her time. Part of the famous due with her husband, George Burns....
  • #153 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Saturday September 25)
    25 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Good morning, MUSIC A few weeks ago I shared the Mark Greenfield definitive selection of dance numbers from musical theatre. Several people commented on the excellent and mostly uplifting numbers. But...
  • #152 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Friday September 24)
    24 Sep 2021 • 4 min read
    Good morning! The world of Facebook users can be fit fairly neatly into three groups: Those who are “regulars” and post all sorts of things—often personal—for the world to see, those who have no inter...
  • #151 Musings Beyond the Bunker (Thursday September 23)
    23 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Good morning, I’ve written several times about the corrosive influence of disinformation. We are being bombarded by angry posts, sometimes real and sometimes generated by bots, that seek to tweak our ...
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