Monthly Archives: June 2014

FOUND: No more pants

I’ve been enchanted by FOUND magazine (and now website) ever since I knew it existed. It’s just what it sounds like—pictures of notes and photos and other found objects. Some are funny, some sad, some mystifying; but all are compelling. … Continue reading

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On Forgiveness

How shall the heart be reconciledTo its feast of losses?        –from “The Layers,” Stanley Kunitz “Forgiveness has nothing to do with the perpetrator, has nothing to do with any religion. It has only everything to do with the way the victim … Continue reading

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Proud to Be a Badger

In honor of Barbara Crabb, I present my favorite University of Wisconsin site, found at the entrance to Bascom Hall. “Whatever may be the limitations which trammel inquiry elsewhere, we believe that the great State University of Wisconsin should ever … Continue reading

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Happy Gay Pride Month

On Friday, the President signed a Gay Pride Month declaration—not his first. Who could have guessed that could happen, even a decade ago?¹ A biracial president showing some love for the LGBT folks. Virginia Slims, eat your heart out. June … Continue reading

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