Déjà Vu All Over Again

Did you ever find yourself doing something innocuous that unexpectedly unhinges you? You’re cleaning out a closet, say, and you come upon the umbrella your mother bought that weekend when you took her to the Big Apple for her birthday to see a play, and you got caught in a sudden rain shower. And you […]

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Pink. It's Complicated.

Nothing is simple in a free-market society. Even causes. Take breast cancer (– please! — to paraphrase an old Henny Youngman joke). The numbers of us who are diagnosed with it are staggering. More of us survive now. But still — one in eight? That’s how many of us womenfolk are likely to develop the […]

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It Could Be Worse

I could’ve had to sit there & take it while Congress tore me a new one, like Timothy Geithner did today. See? It always helps to have perspective. I feel much better now. Please click on the post title or the comment link below to post a response.

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Global Crabby-ness

I don’t know about you, but this has been a looooong winter, and this week in particular has been very vexing. And I’m not the only one I’ve observed who has just about had it these days. So, I thought I’d make a list of all the things that have annoyed me this week, in […]

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