About Roy

The plan didn’t go exactly the way I thought it would, which, they tell me, is why they make erasers. Or these days a delete button.

After graduating from the University of Miami in 1974 with a degree in communications and a resume that included being sports editor and editor-in-chief of the award-winning school newspaper, the Miami Hurricane, I was certain I’d be headed back to my native New York to cover the Rangers, Knicks, Jets or Yankees for either the New York Daily News, Post or Newsday. Who knows, maybe if I was really lucky, the staid New York Times would be hot on my trail, too …

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Sunday Morning Coffee — June 20, 2021 — One Cool ‘Cat

20 Jun 2021 I By Roy Berger

The conventional six degrees of separation would take a multiple of perhaps five or ten to find some commonality between me and a guy called Mudcat. Consider: Mudcat was 15…


Sunday Morning Coffee — June 13, 2021 — The Night The Lights Went On In Vegas

13 Jun 2021 I By Roy Berger

March 17, 2020. It was probably the darkest day in the state of Nevada’s history. Literally. Governor Steve Sisolak ordered all businesses to shut down including the heart of the…


Sunday Morning Coffee — June 6, 2021 — From Mexico to Marv and Things In Between

06 Jun 2021 I By Roy Berger

Nobody, far left or extreme right, will argue that our elections have turned dirty. Name calling: Pocahontas, Lying Ted, Sleepy Joe, Little Marco, Crooked Hilary, Low Energy Jeb, on and…


Sunday Morning Coffee — May 23, 2021 — Holiday Grab Bag

23 May 2021 I By Roy Berger

Trust y’all had a happy Ride Your Bicycle to Work and National Bee Day on Friday. I hate when major holidays like that fall on the same day. However, we…


Sunday Morning Coffee — May 16, 2021 — Horsin’ Around

16 May 2021 I By Roy Berger

Only horse racing can make an episode of The Three Stooges seem like a PBS docudrama. Horse racing, you’re at the top of the stretch and slip slidin’ away. It’s…


Sunday Morning Coffee — May 9, 2021 — Scrambled Eggs

09 May 2021 I By Roy Berger

Let’s scramble up some random thoughts to go with our Mother’s Day eggs and Sunday morning coffee: Say hey and happy birthday to baseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays who…

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