Fiorello LaGuardia Stamp, Mayor LaGuardia
Senior Stories

Fiorello LaGuardia (The Compassion of New York’s Famous Mayor)

The Little Flower: Fiorello LaGuardia Here’s a story about Fiorello LaGuardia who was mayor of New York City during the worst days of the Great Depression and all of WWII. Many New Yorkers adored him.  They took to calling him the “Little Flower”. All because he was so short and always wore a carnation in his…

Best New Jokes: Mostly Old Jokes
Humor

The Best Old Jokes (Funny Jokes 2020)

If you’re in need of a laugh, you’ve come to the right place. Scroll down to find Suddenly Senior’s All-Time Best New Jokes of the Week Compilation. We have every type of humor, from clean jokes to one-liners and hilarious long jokes. Enjoy our ridiculously large list of the best jokes compiled over the last…

Airlines Make Flying Worse
Humor Travel

Can Airlines Make Flying Worse?

It’s that time of year again. Everyone is thinking about flying somewhere. We’re all asking, “Can airlines make flying worse?” I’m convinced that they can and I’ve got some ideas on how to do it. It’s apparent to me that they’re not concerned with making things better, so I put my imagination to good use….

Flirted: Noticing Feels Good Sometimes
Romance Senior Stories

Flirted: Noticing Feels Good Sometimes

An old man flirted with me in the grocery today. He said he was cold and wondered if a pretty woman, like me, would put her arms around him. He then exclaimed, “I was a classmate of Johnny Unitas.” I was wearing a University of Louisville T-shirt, which probably precipitated his comment. “I was in…

wear color purple senior style
Senior Stories

Wear Color Purple: Senior Style

“When I am an old woman, I shall wear purple”, the British poet Jenny Joseph writes in her poem “Warning”. She describes the restraints and responsibilities of middle age and looks forward to finally abandoning them. When she is an “old woman” who will wear purple “with a red hat which doesn’t go and doesn’t…

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