Don Zerilli Mooradian

Monthly Archives: April, 2015

Dle Yaman: Song Echoes the Soul of Armenia

I don’t know how I found this song but once I did I realized that, indeed, it did sound like the very soul of Armenia. It is said that it … Continue reading

April 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Saroyan Tried to See the Best in People

April 24 marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Armenian Genocide in which as many as 1.5 million men, women and children were systematically killed off by Ottoman … Continue reading

April 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

Khor Virab: So real, it looks like a fantasy

This is one of my favorite photographs of a real place that looks unreal…like from a fantasy movie.

April 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

What’s so funny? Well, practically everything.

Because I am not a professional comedian, I cannot tell you with any certainty when or how it was that I got my first laugh. By “got” I mean consciously … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mad Men Deserves a Real Finale

Mad Men’s Don Draper could still be alive today. The AMC show is set in the 1960s and Draper was a Korean War vet. As of June 2013, there were … Continue reading

April 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Norwegian Wood Offered New Sound to Young Western Ears

Cynthia Lennon, first wife of Beatle John, died April 1, 2015. They were married from 1962 until 1968 with one son, Julian. Cynthia was the wife referred to when “SORRY … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · Leave a comment