Sara Foss's Thinking It Through
by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Erikson is big loss for Schenectady council

The surprise resignation of Schenectady City Councilman Carl Erikson is a loss for the city, and also a symptom of a larger problem.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Governor's explanation unconvincing

I was on my way to my sister’s wedding in New Hampshire when I learned that Gov. Andrew Cuomo was under fire for meddling with a commission charged with investigating corruption in state government, and the news took me by surprise.
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Caution is fine, but are we too wary?

A backpack is almost always just a backpack.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

‘Hardbody,’ and The Baseball Project

It was a fun weekend
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Community garden is grass-roots nutrition

The Capital Region’s network of community gardens is a great thing, but gardening isn’t for everyone. It’s work, and it requires a certain amount of regular maintenance.
Saturday, July 19, 2014

Is GE-led consortium money well spent?

Are we at the forefront of the “next big investment” and “an exciting next wave,” as GE CEO Jeff Immelt proclaimed at a press conference last week?
Thursday, July 17, 2014

Watching “Snowpiercer”

A cutting-edge, thought-provoking and unsettling sci-fi allegory from Korean director Bong Joon-hoo
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Drones overhead a little creepy

One of the things that concerns me about drones is the potential for invading privacy.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

LeBron Goes Home

And that’s OK with me
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Clean-water funds not for bridge

Infrastructure is a topic that tends to make people’s eyes glaze over.

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