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Frankly, Foolish

One week, four visits to Tekserve, and, in total, $850 + tax lighter, my laptop is completely back up and running and all my old information has been recovered. I...
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Leaving New York, Never Easy

Some of you may have taken the hints, some of you may have been told in person. For everyone else, here’s the news: At the end of August my family...
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Six Feet Over

The final season of Six Feet Under was a struggle. In fact, the previous season of Six Feet Under was a struggle, which might be why it was decided to...
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The New York Weeklies Review

Discard the rabidly pejorative cartoons, and there are some weeks in which the Village Voice is as good a free newspaper as you could expect in a big city. Features...
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Back Up!

Three years to the day since I bought my Mac laptop. my hard drive died yesterday. I could tell that it was ailing and actually delivered the final blow trying...
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Brits make the best Dish

So, after posting that mammoth Heatwave weekend recount – especially with a Firefox crash in the middle of filing the links and uploading the pictures – I needed a head-clearing...
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Things To Do During A New York Heatwave, Part II

Wish you could be on a beach somewhere cooler than here But be glad you didn’t book a holiday through British Airways From Heathrow ________________ Get the hell out of...
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Things To Do During A New York Heatwave

Go house hunting. For houses with built-in air-conditioning. And swimming pools. Hey, you can dream. Talking of which, wonder why you can’t be going to the Mediterranean this weekend When,...
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