Category Archives: Advice

Ask Sam: I’m In A Relationship… With My Phone

I don’t have to sit by the phone and wait any more; now I can take it with me while I wait for it to ring. My twitter alert sounds like a telegraph. My Facebook beeps, my Whatsapp has a different beep. My incoming ringtone is the 1970’s theme song to the television series “Wonder Woman” as a call to arms when a business […]

Ask Sam: Spring Cleaning

In Manhattan, when it’s time for an old building to make way for a new one, dynamite is used to implode the building. There is an explosion, everything collapses, the rubble is cleared and a big hole in the ground is made to pour concrete into, in order to lay a new foundation. In other […]

Ask Sam: These Days We Need Knights

Recently a reporter for Fox News asked me to weigh in on the question, “Why don’t men make an effort?” The short answer is that we have stopped educating them. We have ceased imparting at an early age for men to value women as treasures and they no longer treat us as such. Women seem […]

Ask Sam: Style Still Counts

“I like New York in June. How about you?”asks the romantic Cole Porter tune. I like it just fine thanks. Happy to finally thaw out from the winter. Was it the abnormally tough, cold and Sandy wind blown year? The non-existent spring? Have we simply lost our sense of romance? I’m hoping that the warm […]