Category Archives: Reviews

Now Available on Amazon: The Medical Advocate

Now available on Amazon. The Medical Advocate is an important book on the American healthcare system. It was 20-years in the making, (more…)

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Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at Four Seasons, a steakhouse, makes great plant-based entrees

Update March 11, 2020- I went back the next night, after writing the review below, and the actual Wolfgang Puck himself was there. (more…)

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RIP Chef Floyd Cardoz

RIP Floyd (passed away after contracting coronavirus) (more…)

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Well, the results are in from my plant-based diet experiment

March 16, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD Well, the results are in. I had my bloodwork performed for the first time since going to a plant-based (more…)

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The Late Reviewer: The 2020 Oscars, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and the next “woke” wave to paralyze Hollywood

February 10, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I watched a little bit of the Oscars. (more…)

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The Later Reviewer: Rocketman

February 23, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Rocketman did not earn very much at the box office for a few reasons. Only Marvel Comics movies really (more…)

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Tip of the Week: Buy an elevated platform for your desktop computer

February 14, 2020- by Steven E. Greer For unknown reasons, desktop computer makes make their monitors sit too low, forcing the user (more…)

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Japanese chef Isao Yamada shows the complex process of making lobster soup

February 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Back in 2011, When David Bouley first opened his latest Japanese restaurant called Brushstroke, in the same location (more…)

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The Late Reviewer: The Joker

February 1, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I canceled my Netflix subscription several months ago because there was simply nothing to watch. (more…)

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My Gourmet Breakfast Routine

February 12, 2020- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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The Late Reviewer: Yesterday

March 2, 2020- by Steven E. Greer In wrapping up my review of recent musicals on Netflix, I watched Yesterday, the fictional (more…)

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa

January 10, 2019- The Sopranos are all over the news as the “Prequel” movie has been announced. (more…)

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Roasting Coffee Beans at Home

January 9, 2018 (Updated February 21, 2020)- by Steven E. Greer, MD I used to go to Whole Foods for coffee beans and meat. The Tribeca store roasts onsite. In fact, (more…)

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: La La Land

June 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I forced myself to watch La La Land. Sometimes, I am pleasantly surprised when I go into a movie with (more…)

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The fancy salad is where you find flavor (not fried or oily entrees)

February 19, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I just ate a small baby-green lettuce salad with croutons, tomato, sunflowers and vinaigrette dressing. (more…)

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Tip of the Week: Get a convection oven or air fry machine

February 20, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I bought the Breville countertop convection oven, which they also call an air-fry machine. Fans circulate (more…)

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Go Vegan?

November 3, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD My diet is much better than it used to be. I eat a lot more plants and almost no red meat. I snack on (more…)

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Review: Morimoto New York still wows after 8 years

February 10, 2020- Due to a lease dispute, Starr is shuttering Morimoto after 15-years. (more…)

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The Late Reviewer: 2001 A Space Odyssey

April 5, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD 50 years ago this week, the great film “2001 A Space Odyssey” was in theaters across America. Co-written by (more…)

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Review: Bruce Springsteen on Broadway

Update December 16, 2018- This Broadway show is now over but Netflix is streaming a filmed version of it. (more…)

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