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Smelling the salty Sheepshead Bay air

My friend Michael, who had joined me on my trip to Brighton Beach, took me for a tour of his native Sheepshead Bay on Sunday. This time, he brought his 12-year-old twins along for the ride. We also met up … Continue reading

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Bangladesh on the border

You might have thought I skipped out on last week’s visit. I just delayed it for a bit, due both to some other obligations and to Ramadan. That’s a strange excuse, since I’m not Muslim. Much of the area is, … Continue reading

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