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My Favorite Things, Part I

November 21, 2010
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I have many sweet memories of going to my grandmother’s house every day after school and watching Oprah with her. The best episode of the year was always Oprah’s Favorite Things, an hour of Oprah promoting products and giving them away to her studio audience. I don’t know why I liked those episodes so much. […]

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Now what am I gonna do with my life?

November 19, 2010
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Actually, I’m really excited for Will and Kate. Kate and Will. William and Katherine. Nice. They seem like really lovely people with uncommonly good sense. Plus, I think it’s cool that they actually like each other. Best of luck to both of them.

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Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day

November 9, 2010
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While on Facebook (don’t judge), I saw that one of my friends (who shall remain nameless) was attending an event called “Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day.” It piqued my interest enough that I clicked on the event. Apparently on December 8, about 42,000 people will pretend they are time travelers from either the […]

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Victory!

November 2, 2010
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I was one of the lucky ones who got to see the World Series from a big screen in the Civic Center. Fifty-six years after winning our last title back when we were in New York, it has definitely been a long time coming. I think one of the sweetest moments of winning the World […]

A City United

November 1, 2010
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In a city with such a diverse population that encompasses every imaginable demographic, opinion and lifestyle, there’s only one thing that brings us all together in that oh-so-special way: Baseball. It’s not called America’s National Pastime for nothing. Unlike American football and basketball (both great sports too), there’s a unique kind of nostalgia, tradition and […]

Monster Mash!

October 31, 2010
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No Halloween would be complete without the classic Monster Mash. Happy Halloween! http://www.youtube.com/v/AxcM3nCsglA?fs=1&hl=en_US

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Lovely photography

October 31, 2010
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My dear friend Christian sent me this lovely photo in the mail yesterday. He was nice enough to let me share it with you all. It’s a striking closeup he took of a mysterious marble statue. He took the picture years ago but only developed the film recently, so he doesn’t quite remember where this […]

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