Monthly Archives: May 2014

Road Trip

For the last nine days, I rode shot-gun – figuratively. I accompanied a friend who drove from a Northern State to Florida in order to find a place in which she planned to retire. In all, we (she did 98% … Continue reading

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Four Students

Part of college admissions today; require the applicant to write an essay. In the Business Day section of the NYT this Saturday, Ron Lieber described how four applicants wrote about money. These students did not write about privilege, or lack … Continue reading

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Just Think for a Minute

A week ago, or so, the NYT ran a picture of President Obama standing alone looking out over a body of water. I believe that the shot was taken while Mr. Obama was on his Asian tour. Boy, did he … Continue reading

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