Tag Archives: Alaska

Jon Stewart Got It Right

In his opening monologue on Monday night’s Daily Show Jon Stewart hit the nail on the head, not blaming anyone or anything specific for this past weekend’s tragedy.  He noted, rightly, that if you could draw a straight line of … Continue reading

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Lisa Murkowski – A Christmas Miracle

It is fascinating to think about how things might come unraveled for the folks who were, just a few weeks ago, crowing about their take-over of our national legislature and salivating at the thought of ousting Obama and getting our … Continue reading

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Wake Up and Smell the Coffee, Tea Partiers

Not that you’ll listen, but here’s your To Do List for this holiday season: Go see “Inside Job.” Go see “Fair Game.” Not too difficult, eh?  You can do that in between episodes of that Alaska reality show that has … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries

Today I was sad to see a Google Alert re. the Breakers indicating that Jen Nobis is out for the season (torn ACL). Sounds like she had been working her butt off in the off-season, which makes this all the … Continue reading

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OMG

Boltgirl has a nice write up of the WPS draft … a brief reminder (especially heartening to the mid-Atlantic states right about now) that baseball is on the way … and a little link at the end that you must … Continue reading

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Luckinbill and Latham Come Up Big for the Breakers, While Texas Plans Its Exit and Mel Prepares to Lose His Shirt

In what sounded like a wild and woolly second half, Christine Latham and Kristin Luckinbill were major contributors in a nifty 3-1 win for the Boston Breakers. The Breakers scored first, on a PK by Kelly Smith in the 54th … Continue reading

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Hmmmmm …

First, from Alice, this absolutely amazing snippet from the UK featuring Susan Boyle … definitely worth the time it takes to watch! I’m not up on the Idol phenomenon at all … but this?  I love it! Then this from … Continue reading

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Nascient Senators, Nude Governors, Alaska Arrests … Just a Quiet, Snowy Sunday in NH

Caroline Kennedy is beginning to articulate some of her positions, as noted in this article from the NY Times.  While I like what I know of her, and am in agreement with her stated positions, I do find this run … Continue reading

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Off to the Woods

Before I head out to the lake this morning, a fond review of some favorite spots to visit … just to see what’s up one more time.  (You’d think I was going off for a month, wouldn’t ya?  The way … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!

Wow – it’s still hard to take in the enormity of what has transpired in this country, this week. I was listening to “Talk of the World” on NHPR yesterday – and the enthusiasm, world-wide, for this president and what … Continue reading

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