In Memory of Vinny Allegrini (9/11/48-3/4/15) MarkandVinny.com

This website and blog were originally setup as “MarkandVinny.com” to share the day-to-day details of our health battles. This was both because we were so fortunate to have so many people who wanted to hear details of how things worked out and the larger picture of sharing our story to inspire others.   A CelebrationContinue reading “In Memory of Vinny Allegrini (9/11/48-3/4/15) MarkandVinny.com”

Help Remember The Saint Discotheque (1980-1998)

URGENT REQUEST — Don’t Let The Saint be forgotten! My deadline is Sunday, November 2, 2014. On Wednesday 10/29, I went to 105 Second Avenue to witness a brass plaque (see above) commemorating the site of the Fillmore East Theater (1968-1971) — there was no mention of The Saint Discotheque (1980-1998), which occupied the spaceContinue reading “Help Remember The Saint Discotheque (1980-1998)”

Vinny Allegrini Tested Positive for a Staph “G” Infection in his blood

For those who don’t know, Vinny Allegrini just got out of the hospital on Thursday 9/11 (his birthday). He’s been in Beth Israel three times in three months for various medical issues. Currently, he has a Staph “G” Infection in his blood (which can be serious and even fatal) and is getting two or threeContinue reading “Vinny Allegrini Tested Positive for a Staph “G” Infection in his blood”

Mark de Solla Price talks “The Interdependent Web of All Existence”

Mark de Solla Price talks about “The Interdependent Web of All Existence” August 25, 2013 at 11:00 am; Drop In Choir Rehearsal at 10:00 am First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn [Heights] Rev. McKinney Chapel (enter on Pierrepont between Clinton and Monroe) 50 Monroe Place, Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201 Mark de Solla Price is anContinue reading “Mark de Solla Price talks “The Interdependent Web of All Existence””

We’re Moving Our Website Content Right Now

Thanks for visiting the newly redesigned MarkandVinny.com website. You might have also landed here if you were looking for MarkdeSollaPrice.com or VinnyAllegrini.com — but I bet you know that you’re in the right place. Unfortunately, much of our old website content has yet to be moved over here. [keep in touch] Please sign up onContinue reading “We’re Moving Our Website Content Right Now”

Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010

Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010 This holiday letter is also on our website at MarkandVinny.com/Holiday2010 and we are also e-mailing it to you, since it’s more fun to read on-line with live “links” and all the year’s photos, writings, and more. If you only got a physical copy, then please visit our website to subscribe toContinue reading “Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010”

Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010 EXTRA DRAFT

Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010 Troika, Vinny Allegrini, and Mark de Solla Price Portrait by Garry Gross, November 2009 Our holiday letter is also on our website at MarkandVinny.com/Holiday2010 where it is probably more fun to read with the live “links” and all the year’s photo galleries and various writings, podcasts, and more. If weContinue reading “Mark and Vinny Holiday Letter 2010 EXTRA DRAFT”

Mark de Solla Price talks “On Being a Church-Going Atheist” (full text)

Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 11:00 am First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn THIS POSTING IS NOT YET FINAL. PLEASE CHECK BACK ON MONDAY 8/16/2010 at 9 PM. Prelude Call to Worship [Mark begins] Welcome. My name is Mark de Solla Price and earlier this year, I became a member here at the First UnitarianContinue reading “Mark de Solla Price talks “On Being a Church-Going Atheist” (full text)”

Mark de Solla Price talks “On Being a Church-Going Atheist” (flyer)

Mark de Solla Price talks “On Being a Church-Going Atheist” August 15, 2010 at 11:00 am First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn Rev. McKinney Chapel (enter on Pierrepont between Clinton and Monroe) 50 Monroe Place, Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201 Mark de Solla Price is an AIDS Activist and Zen Buddhist living in Greenwich Village. Mark isContinue reading “Mark de Solla Price talks “On Being a Church-Going Atheist” (flyer)”