Monthly Archives: January 2013

We’ll Miss You Liz Lemon

Series finale of 30 Rock tonight at 8.

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Inferno

I’ve been following the news about the night club fire in Brazil. The numbers change, but currently they are saying that it killed 233 people – scratch that, 234. Sadly, I’ve read this story before – I’ve seen the pictures, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

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Randa Goes to Washington

America’s possibilities are limitless, for we possess all the qualities that this world without boundaries demands:  youth and drive; diversity and openness; an endless capacity for risk and a gift for reinvention.  My fellow Americans, we are made for this … Continue reading

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Jan. 21, 2013

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beyond

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The Time Barack Fauxbama Came to Visit

We had to run go pick him up from the library where I work. The best part about riding with the president in the car while my real live friends were in the back seat was getting stuck in a … Continue reading

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Great Boston Molasses Flood

Filed under: Today in History Today is the anniversary of the Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919. There are some incredible archival photos from the Boston Globe at the link above, including this one. Haven’t heard of the Great Boston Molasses … Continue reading

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Sally

[Spoiler Alert? This post discusses the beginning and end of Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln.] It’s awards season, which means that I stayed up past my bedtime last night to watch the Golden Globes and that the theaters are full of movies … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Illumination

“The sun was lighting up the kitchen. It was thick yellow – a warm light, but not a show-off light. It did not want the glory for the illumination of the room. It made each object look as if it … Continue reading

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