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Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010

'Parisian Love'

I didn’t know my brother and I had so much in common until we compared notes on our favorite Super Bowl commercials.
Friday, Feb. 5, 2010

What would I do without lists?

I structure my life around lists.
Monday, Feb. 1, 2010

Songs for a journey

Here are some of my family’s favorite songs. What are yours?
Friday, Jan. 29, 2010

You'll love 'Chuck'

Just watch one episode of the TV show "Chuck" and you’ll fall in love -- I swear.
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010

Extent of human trafficking is shocking

"For those who buy and sell children for sex and cheap labor, Haiti is ripe with opportunity,” said a story in The Atlantic this week. And the facts are shocking.
Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010

China/Google in a graphic

Good magazine does a good job "telling" stories with infographics.
Friday, Jan. 15, 2010

Google vs. China

Google, hampered by China's search restrictions, is going to meet with Chinese officials. I hope it’s a start. Free trade of information allows for a society to grow and develop.
Friday, Jan. 8, 2010

Why do I blog?

I love to write and love having this outlet. And hearing from readers makes it all the more satisfying.
Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010

Here's a book I highly recommend

I highly recommend the book "The Monster of Florence," which I read over the holiday break.
Monday, Jan. 4, 2010

"Wicked" musical better than book

We recently saw the matinee of "Wicked" at Proctors and went to the Holiday Lights at Washington Park.

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