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Dec.20.2008
The caption says it all...         (c) New Yorker Magazine 2008. Drawing by David Sipress.   --Josie
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remittance-girl's picture
Dec.19.2008
I’ve been having some very stimulating back and forth discussions with an extremely erudite web-acquaintance of mine. What makes these discussions so...
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pat-montandon's picture
Dec.19.2008
    Sister, Dear Sister, Come Help me DieA few days ago I received a phone call that Charles, my older brother, was in a Houston, Texas hospital and...
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gregory-wilson's picture
Dec.19.2008
Having finally surfaced from final grades, I had a chance to catch up with long-lingering E-mails (the lower priority kind), and headed over to his...
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alex-grant's picture
Dec.19.2008
I've never used my blog to post something about myself before(for me, that's not what it's about), but I figure I can do it this one time. I had a...
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caroline-leavitt's picture
Dec.19.2008
It happened again. A woman I genuinely like, who seems to genuinely like me, asks to read one of my novels.  Of course I give her the one with the...
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susan-wiggs's picture
Dec.19.2008
There’s giving, and then there’s giving.  train a guide dog for the blind at www.fidelco.org Feed the hungry, save the earth, cure disease, give...
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matthew-biberman's picture
Dec.19.2008
As part of the publicity for my memoir, I worked up this material. It was an interesting exercise as I get ready to launch this book in the spring. ...
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laurel-anne-hill's picture
Dec.19.2008
             I climbed into the driver’s seat of Jaws, our 1995 Ford Explorer--the gas-guzzling “Great White.”  The steering wheel practically...
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simon-wood's picture
Dec.19.2008
It's the end of the year and people are compiling their year's best lists and Seattle Mystery Bookshop named We All Fall Down as one of their top...
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meilin-miranda's picture
Mar.02.2009
Discovery: “I am tired,” admitted Sedra. “But I feel we’re close. Don’t you?” She put her hand on his arm. “Do you need to rest?” Brinnid laughed. “...
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jana-mcburney-lin's picture
Mar.02.2009
I took part in a fascinating panel at the Indian Business and Professional Women Council discussing Silicon Valley Reads Not a Genuine Black Man by...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Mar.02.2009
Rush Limbaugh speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference - Image Credit: MSNBC screen shot Let’s Talk About Failure – Honestly Over the...
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former member's picture
Mar.02.2009
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http://www.iht.com/articles/2009/03/02/america/scans.php
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enoch-john's picture
Mar.02.2009
''Slumdog Millionaire'',on its way to bagging 8 Oscars,utilizes several exhausted themes to achieve its ''success''.For many,though,it represents a...
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former member's picture
Mar.02.2009
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West 'uses Tibet to attack China'. Against a background of Chinese authorities denying police had shot a young Tibetan monk who tried to set himself...
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lynn-liccardo's picture
Mar.02.2009
It's been a while since I took exception to something The New York Times had to say about soap opera. In particular, Times' TV critic, Ginia...
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bro-smith-sgs's picture
Mar.02.2009
(Note: This is geared for the Aquarian mind, and those who salute, “Mother Earth, Brother Sun and Sister Moon”)   In this segment I will discuss and...
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j-r-reardon's picture
Mar.02.2009
Readers are loving Confidential Communications!!! Happy March everyone! I have exciting news to share with you since my last post - Confidential...
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vivian-mcinerny's picture
Mar.02.2009
It was my first time to Iowa. OK, probably my last, too. I'm sure Iowans love the state but it left me depressed. Yes, geography can do that. Back...
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Red Room Blogs banner photograph (at the top of the page) is of writer Ernest Hemingway with Lady Duff Twysden, Hadley Hemingway, and three unidentified people at a cafe in Pamplona, Spain, during the Fiesta of San Fermin in July 1925; photograph used courtesy of the Ernest Hemingway Collection, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.