CJ Kaplan remembers the man who taught him to love The Three Stooges, Mad Magazine, “In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida” and other great works of art.
CJ Kaplan discusses the firing of New York Jets GM Mike Tannenbaum.
CJ Kaplan drinks way too much at his high school reunion and has a great time anyway.
In 1987, CJ Kaplan saw Rush for the first time. Twenty-five years later, he brought his son along for the ride.
CJ Kaplan to Yankees supporters: It’s called losing gracefully. Try it.
CJ Kaplan loves dogs. He just doesn’t want one.
CJ Kaplan thinks Needham, MA native Aly Raisman deserves to be considered among the greatest captains in New England history.
CJ Kaplan finds out what it takes to be both a father and a brother to his son.
CJ Kaplan tries to foist the music of the 70’s on his unsuspecting children.
CJ Kaplan doesn’t feel less of a man when his wife handles the family finances—she’s the only one qualified to.
CJ Kaplan questions his sense of personal style, while maneuvering through a series of Jewish ceremonies.
CJ Kaplan explains how some of his greatest love affairs have been with books.
With the help of friends, owner’s manuals, and ballcocks that just won’t stay in place, CJ Kaplan is finally learning how to be a handy man.
CJ Kaplan reflects on a coach who wasn’t just a coach, but a man.
Boy babies and girl babies, CJ Kaplan writes, are both worth the wait.
CJ Kaplan’s attempt to share his love of heavy metal music with his six-year-old daughter is thwarted by Miley Cyrus.