Monthly Archives: February 2011

The world’s fastest growing indictment

If I didn’t know anything about Americans, I’d find a clue in what has become one of the largest and most popular departments in stores like Target and WalMart: storage containers. Or, I might find it in shows like “Get … Continue reading

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It’s a revolution

I’m delighted to discover that I have become part of a slowly growing revolution. I don’t think you hear much, if anything, about it in the media. Maybe people aren’t even talking about it much among themselves. But those who … Continue reading

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Following the garbage trail

Peering closely at the garbage and recycling bins of one’s neighbors isn’t normally considered acceptable behavior. Thanks to my dog, I get away with it–and get a strange-yet-personal glimpse into the lives of the people who live in my neighborhood. … Continue reading

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