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On the C-Bus Wine Trail

March 26, 2012

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All those years of drinking wine in Napa Valley–and beyond–have finally paid off–I am officially the new wine blogger for Drink Up Columbus, Cheryl Harrison’s fabulous blog about imbibing in the Capital City. I had the amazing opportunity to work for three years in the Valley as an editor at the Napa Valley Register. It […]

Fallacy, Lies, Retraction–All Part of a Daisey Day in ‘This American Life’

March 22, 2012

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The title of this week’s episode of “This American Life” left no doubt about its theme. It was called “Retraction,” and it told the story, with raw honesty and naked regret, of how Ira Glass’ acclaimed and award-winning Public Radio broadcast aired a report on the Chinese workers making Apple products, which was filled with […]

Amid Endings and Beginnings, I Remain a Daydream Believer

March 4, 2012

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“Daydream Believer” is on iTunes as I started typing, and I know I can choose for it to lead me into melancholy, or I can just sing along and pretend I am again 10 years old, with my hairbrush for a microphone, dueting with my beloved Davy Jones and The Monkees. Davy Jones, of course, […]