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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Jaimeo Brown’s Transcendence, Live

Another great show at Sanctuary for Independent Media
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

New film tells ‘real’ story of Empire State Plaza

The film “The Neighborhood That Disappeared” tells the story of the community that was bulldozed to accommodate the state’s massive Empire State Plaza.
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

NFL Picks, Week 15

I slipped last week, but these pick are all good
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

Watching “Interstellar”

See it on the big screen
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014

Will state mess up $5.1 billion windfall?

New York is sitting on a big pile of money — about $5.1 billion.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014

Petty laws lead to problems for cops, public

Whether we like it or not, we need police. That is why it’s important to have the best training for police possible, sensible laws for them to enforce and systems that hold them accountable when they err and misbehave.
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.

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