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Senior Moments

Senior Moments by Willard Spiegelman

Glen Roven | Posted 09.29.2016 | Home
Glen Roven

I first met Willard Spiegelman in Los Angeles when he accompanied me on my many interminable drives from Santa Monica to my offices in Hollywood. He wasn't there physically but he certainly was a presence: his disembodied voice, narrating the Poetry Course from the Teaching Company--all thirty-odd hours of it--was my constant companion for a month.

Good News For Anyone Worried About Their 'Senior Moments'

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty

That age-related fuzziness when it comes to recalling information in midlife and beyond might not mean you’re not as sharp as you once were, a new s...

I'm So Forgetful, I Could Hide My Own Easter Eggs

Susan Perloff | Posted 12.10.2016 | Fifty
Susan Perloff

We all forget. Some of us forget more often than others, and some of us are able to poke fun at our own lapses. Here are some amusing forgetful "senio...

7 Ways To Battle Middle-Age Brain Fog

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.20.2015 | Fifty

Can't think of the word on the tip of your tongue? Regularly misplace your car keys or waste time hunting for your reading glasses only to find them o...

Good News For Anyone Who Frets Over Their Forgetfulness

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.27.2015 | Fifty

Ever forget where you parked your car or where you put your keys, and then you find yourself questioning your memory? Relax. That's actually a good si...

You Know You Are Losing It When ...

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.20.2015 | Fifty

Part of the aging process involves those "senior moments" we like to joke about and how you occasionally are given an opportunity to see yourself thro...

Great Grandpa's Brain Versus Back-to-School Night

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 11.11.2014 | Comedy
Jeffrey Shaffer

GG's Brain: Why did I let them talk me into this? I wanted to watch my Lawrence Welk videos tonight! Are we even in the right place? Why do they h...

The Strengths of Your Aging Mind

Susan Krauss Whitbourne | Posted 05.07.2014 | Fifty
Susan Krauss Whitbourne

We've all come to believe that as people get older, they inevitably lose their mental abilities, from speeded responses to the infamous inability to remember names. Occasionally, researchers challenge this set of assumptions.

Are My 'Senior Moments' Here To Stay?

John Blumenthal | Posted 04.17.2013 | Fifty
John Blumenthal

Like many seniors, I am no stranger to the act of entering a room and forgetting why I'm there; PIN codes and passsords sometimes vanish from my memory; I have on occasion been unsure of the spelling of a word that I have spelled correctly my whole life.

12 Hilarious Tales Of Forgetfulness

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.20.2012 | Fifty

The pipe underneath the sink was leaking so I had placed a bucket to catch all the water. When the bucket was getting full, I emptied it out on the same sink.

A Surprising Way To Combat Memory Loss

Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.29.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

As much as I dislike Rick Perry, I totally got how he couldn't remember the third federal department he plans on eliminating if we elect him President. Now finally, we have something to blame for those unfortunately named "senior moments."