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Characters of Times Square: It's Time To Go Away

Did everybody get their photo with one of the 25 imitation Elmo’s in Times Square yet?  Cuz it’s high time that weird looking Batman, cross-eyed Mickey and the bizzaro cast of Sesame Street are ushered out through the Lincoln Tunnel to creep people out in some other city. 349 more words

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The Art of Observatory Films

I don’t know what is it about these videos but they’re so random, mundane, and yet so mesmerising to watch.

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Another year.

Another year, another flood of social media pictures commemorating 9/11. I say this not out of trying to be persnickety or disdainful, but because those photos have a vastly different meaning to those of us who were personally affected by this. 803 more words

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“…T’ojo ba nro,
Tabi t’orun ba n ran,
Labe igi orombo…”

There is something comforting,
About the usual.
The everyday menu, the trusted;
They appear and vanish… 208 more words


One other thing about Ray Rice...

I won’t repost what I put up on my Facebook page. That post is public, and it said everything I needed to say clearly enough.  250 more words

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Friday Five

If I can come up with five things to discuss, I’ll be pretty impressed with myself. That should give you an idea of how my week went. 527 more words

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Say It Right

Be quick to forgive. Some day, at some daytime party, one of your favorite ex-boyfriends will let himself in, with his wife, and you will notice that he is carrying a kid. 12 more words

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