My Blah Blah Blog - Archive for August, 2011

The McLetter

Our friend David came by yesterday after dropping off his son at a military academy. As he said goodbye to Dexter, he was told that restrictions on communication would be tough. For the first month, kids would be allowed no cell phones or access to email. The only way to write home …

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Happy Vegan Birthday, Mr. Clinton!

On August 19th, Bill Clinton turned 65, and he became a vegan. On that same day, my daughter Elizabeth turned 22. She will not be going vegan until there is figure skating in hell. I took the birthday girl and her boyfriend out for dinner in New York on the day, and, …

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Smell-O-Vision

My husband and I are looking to upgrade our TV, to move into the 21st century with a few bells and whistles, reducing the number of remotes from three to one, and going 3D so Tom can add dimension to his ESPN addiction. But I’ve been advised to hold out a little …