Category Archives: politics

When Current Events Threaten Overthrow of Vacation Plans

While I support the overthrow of despotic governments abroad – or here at home (!) – I have to admit feeling vexed when those movements interfere with plans for our annual vacation. We had been thinking about the Middle East, … Continue reading

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Girls Night Out With A Girl’s Guide

A shout out to Mel who took me to the Food and Friends benefit earlier this week at the Woolly Mammoth Theater. It was a great event, lots of good energy and all for a terrific cause – delivering meals … Continue reading

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Guest Parking in DC

I guess it’s a sign that state and local governments are just that strapped for cash.  Parking in DC – both meters and zoned – truly has become a farce.   If you’re lucky enough to have a roll of quarters, … Continue reading

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Is Getting Shellacked in Med-Term Elections Similar to Being Benched?

Somewhere near Baltimore, Jim Zorn is chuckling at the ineptness of the Redskins’ offense and the porousness of the O line. Further up I-95, Andy Reid is saying look, it isn’t *me* … or *my* two minute drill … Only … Continue reading

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What I Saw At The Rally to Restore Sanity

Lots of people … Some funny costumes … Some good signs …

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