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March 9, 2012 RSS feed / Commentary

Mystery of the morning commute

40–Something

Can someone explain traffic to me? More...

Never ask if I am a senior

I’m just saying...

There are certain stores I don’t go to on certain days. When I first moved here, I was in one particular department store on a Tuesday, and I was buying a cute little negligee. More...

Paula and the food Nazis

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

The lady’s name is Giada, and she hosts a TV cooking show. More...