Monthly Archives: January 2011

“Invictus”

(Nelson Mandela graces the Time magazine cover May 9, 1994) Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of … Continue reading

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Mad Men: Cocktail for Success

(Mad Men’s Peggy Olson, Don Draper, and Joan Harris. Photo-ACMTV) I had lunch with a girlfriend recently and she offered: “I don’t get any real connection to the time period of Mad Men…I mean, when I watch the show, it … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods for the New Year

At Earth Fare, which is similar to Whole Foods, brussel sprout stalks (I didn’t know they grew that way) are $5.99 a lb…Why are stalks more expensive than loose ($2.99 a lb.). Supposedly sweeter on the stalk. On a related … Continue reading

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