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Elizabeth Alexander's Poetry – on a Sleety Saturday

There’s a very interesting article posted on Christmas Eve in the NY Times about Elizabeth Alexander – the poet who’ll be reading at Obama’s Inauguration. But for now, here is Elizabeth Alexander reading Ars Poetica #92: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lC9Vyhir2Y … and here … Continue reading

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JordanCornblog Quashes Rumors of a Senate Run

I read yesterday in the NY Times that Caroline Kennedy is declining to disclose some pretty basic information, pursuant to her pursuit of the NY Senate seat vacated by Hillary Clinton.  I can understand her reticence, from a personal preference … 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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Morning Updates (Including, but Not Limited to, Ann Coulter's Jaw)

This is pretty old news, but it’s the first chance I’ve had to read a bit of the inside scoop on Hillary as Secretary of State.  Meanwhile, speculation about Biden’s role (or lack thereof, to date) appears in the NY … Continue reading

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Happy 25th Birthday, Loan Fund – And Some Post Election Commentary – Relive the Feelings!

First and foremost, it’s the 25th anniversary of the New Hampshire Community Loan Fund – an amazing organization that has had a huge impact on the lives of people in NH.  (It is also one of the few investments that … Continue reading

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Yes We Can!

Check this out!  Great Dance-off video from Break.com.  You’ve gotta watch it … really!  Thanks for the tip, Alison!  And for this one, too (the Whazzup guys, eight years later)! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qq8Uc5BFogE Also, for your entertainment this Saturday morning, here’s a … Continue reading

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Help, I'm Stranded on Second – Save Me! Save Me! (Just a Bad Dream, Phillies Fans, Really!)

How many base runners have the Phillies stranded now?  I guess the glass-half-full perspective would be that they’re creating chances and will start cashing in eventually.  (Just hope “eventually” comes within the next couple of games!)  According to the NY … Continue reading

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Guess It's YouTube Tuesday … Pretty Much

Obama is leaving the trail, as I’m sure you’ve all read by now, to be with his seriously ill grandmother in Hawaii.  His sense of proportion is admirable, and I wish him and his family well. On a more upbeat … Continue reading

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Phillies Clinch and McCain Continues to Tank

It really wasn’t a contest at Dodger Stadium last night … and wasn’t one at Hofstra, either. The Phillies clinched their sixth-ever World Series berth in just five games, with a 5-1 win over the Dodgers, behind good offensive production … Continue reading

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More ApPalin' Stuff

Yesterday was a wild one in the sports world, with lots of last-second heroics on the gridiron, and a lopsided loss for the Phillies. On the political front, the NY Times published a profile of the inspiring individual who is … Continue reading

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