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Opinion: It’s a secret 0

Opinion: It’s a secret

Did you know some restaurants have what they call “secret menus”? I’d never heard of them, but apparently that’s the point. I discovered this the other day when I accompanied my friend Steve to one...

Opinion: Dance mom vet 0

Opinion: Dance mom vet

I’ve been struggling for topics of late but was holding on to the notion that dance competition season would soon be starting and I’d have a plethora of tacky, delicious stories to relay. But...

Opinion: The gap of the gaps 0

Opinion: The gap of the gaps

The American founders knew it. Even the modern, liberal French know it. The distinction between a mob and a populist revolution is a narrow one. Contemporary French journalist and politician Jean-Francois Revel illustrates the...

Opinion: Awards Season 0

Opinion: Awards Season

So here we are, entering Award Season. I hope you’ve stocked up on popcorn for all those long nights in front of the television watching George Clooney make acceptance speeches. We’ve already had the...

Opinion: Whose line is it, anyway? 0

Opinion: Whose line is it, anyway?

What makes great one-liners? They are often wonderful insights, plays on words, or mis-directions in thinking.  Below are just a few of my favorites that I collected during the year 2014. Some are far...