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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014

NFL Picks, Week 14

I'm starting to feel really sorry for the Jets
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

SUNY’s ‘yes’ policy promising, not perfect

I find myself oddly ambivalent about SUNY’s new policy, which requires “a clear, unambiguous and voluntary agreement between participants to engage in sexual activity” and states that “Consent is active, not passive. Silence or lack of resistance cannot be interpreted as consent.”
Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014

An adventure in a hot pot

Slow-food dining in Albany
Monday, Dec. 1, 2014

Black Friday view a bit brighter

No, I did not go shopping on Black Friday.
Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

There is much to give thanks for

I’ve been looking forward to going to Maine for Thanksgiving. When I learned of the massive winter storm heading up the East Coast, I was extremely disappointed.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

NFL picks, week 13

I’ll never catch my obnoxious friend, but I’m tied with Schott!
Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Scrutiny of cops is good thing

I was on vacation when Saratoga County Sheriff’s Deputy Sgt. Shawn Glans resigned after being videotaped berating a young man, reportedly smacking him on the head and illegally searching his vehicle, and it’s taken me a little bit of time to sort through my feelings on the matter.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Campus drinking deaths still a big problem

Whenever a college student dies as a result of excessive drinking, I feel sad, and also very fortunate.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A night in a treehouse

This was an unusual bed and breakfast.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

New York legislators don't deserve raise

From what I can tell, there’s no correlation between high pay and the quality of a state’s Legislature.

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