Monthly Archives: February 2010

I left too soon

In this latest installment of Olympics Fever (Kwan Style), let’s examine just how bad my timing in life truly is.  Why is that, you wonder?  Because now that I no longer live in Boston, Michelle Kwan does.  Okay, okay, I … Continue reading

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T-minus (here we go!)

The Vancouver Olympics kick off in just 9 days!  Somehow the Olympics were not yet on my radar four months ago when I booked a trip so I will be out of the country for the opening ceremonies and the … Continue reading

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Snap ‘N Slide, Ladies!

A year ago, the day after President Obama’s inauguration, my best friend and I went down to the Mall to check out the aftermath.  Work crews swarmed the Mall trying to restore it to its pre-inaugural condition, an amazing feat … Continue reading

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Give me [Lady] Liberty or give me … wait

Ummm, thanks to Towleroad for pointing to this story out of Charleston, SC — where there is a proposal afoot to erect a male version of the Statue of Liberty in Charleston Harbor. At this point it’s only a proposal. … Continue reading

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