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Resolution-Free New Year

By | 2018-01-19T21:04:18+00:00 January 5th, 2012|

I’m calling this a resolution-free new year, and I’m saying it loudly because I feel proud that I’m bucking the trend. (I’m a Trend-Bucker! Look out, Trends! You’re about to be [...]


By | 2018-01-19T21:04:27+00:00 December 28th, 2011|

Back when I was in college, I knew what my life would be like. I would work in political consulting – I was, and remain, a complete political junkie – in [...]

On the Fear of Blogging

By | 2018-01-19T21:04:37+00:00 December 22nd, 2011|

I’m not blind, you know, so I know very well that there are folks out there who are posting blogs three or four times per week. And don’t think that doesn’t [...]

Christmas with Mini-Conor

By | 2018-01-19T21:04:46+00:00 December 12th, 2011|

I don’t remember Christmas when I was two and a half years old, but I have to believe that watching my son Finn, who – alas – looks very much like [...]

Calgary: Loonies and Leaders

By | 2018-01-19T21:05:00+00:00 November 21st, 2011|

I was in my hotel at the University of Calgary, asking the man at the reception desk to change a Canadian ten dollar bill for a five and five singles. “Of [...]

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