Michael's Musings

A Point Of Clarification

So, this is a touch embarrassing. A couple days ago, a reporter from NY1 was threatened on camera by a congressman from New York. The reporter held his ground well, remaining respectful and professional in the face of what had to be a scary scene. That reporter’s name is Michael Scotto. However, he and I […]

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An Exciting Opportunity!

I’m proud to be part of the transition team for City of Pittsburgh Mayor-Elect Bill Peduto!

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Two Bits of Thanks

First, old friends — thanks for the letters of support about my cousin. He’s doing better. Not awake yet — but he’s responding to stimuli, and the doctors are very optimistic that he’ll make a full recovery. Second, new friends — thanks to all the kids I met today while speaking at the Allegheny County […]

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An Important Date

Today marks the birthdate of a very important person: my father. This is a man without whose influence I truly would not be where I am. I mean this in the most literal and obvious of ways — that half-of-his-genes deal that my siblings also got — and in a number ways that are a […]

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Astonished, astounded…

and humbled. So, earlier this month, I got some really exciting news. I haven’t been able to share it, because it was under wraps until a certain measure of fact checking could be done. But now, the go-ahead has been given, and so I am pleased to announce that I got selected to be one […]

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