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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Jan.12.2014
There's a big hubaloo going on. It's getting pretty darn bitter. It doesn't look like it's going to be resolved anytime soon. No, Silly Reader! I'm not talking about Obamacare! I am talking about the recent debate about likable women versus unlikable women in literature/movies/television. Yes,...
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Apr.02.2012
For me, the pleasure of watching soaps lies in the quite conversations between characters during which absolutely nothing happens. So, I’ve always found the “shocking secret revealed...” school of soap opera promos over-the-top. However... As part of its release of “The Story of Lily and Holden” on...
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May.01.2009
Happy May Day to everyone today! And happy birthday to Judy Collins, who turns seventy today!  That feels so odd to write, that Judy Collins is seventy. To me she’s always the same age in her mid thirties, singing the alphabet song with Mr. Snuffalugus.  I’m reminded of the line in the Simon and...