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I Love New York: Same Sex Marriage


On Sunday, New York will officially allow same sex couples to marry. Makes me proud to live in this state.

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Pledge or No Pledge


Pledges have been in the news lately. Political ones that blur the line between a politician’s personal and political life. I actually feel sorry for some members of the GOP who are being strong-armed into making such pledges. It’s a … Continue reading

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The Royal Wedding


copyright Liza Donnelly and The New Yorker magazine My alarm went off at 4:30 this morning so I could rise and watch The Royal Wedding. I planned to live-tweet it, with a feed in our local paper The Kingston Freeman, … Continue reading

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Marriage Season


from When Do They Serve The Wine? It’s getting to be Marriage Season. Magazines erupt on the newsstand telling us how to get married. Newspapers feature happy unions. Invites flood the mailbox. Wedding websites pop up. It’s exhausting, and expensive. … Continue reading

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What’s in a Marriage?


In honor of The Wedding at the end of the week–the one across the pond– I am going to post marriage and wedding cartoons all this week. I’ve done a lot, frankly. Why go searching for ideas when there is … Continue reading

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There’s No Stopping Me Now


As one gets older, saying what you really think becomes easier, at least in America. You realize that time is of the essence, and people don’t change unless they want to. Or if there’s cash involved. I’d like to say … Continue reading

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Style in Coats and Cartoons


Before we hit spring, I wanted to post this cartoon. Because next year this particular type of coat will undoubtedly be out of style. Anorak is not only a funny word, it is a funny coat.  They only really look … Continue reading

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Twitter Love


Yes, I’m addicted to twitter. I have “met”  some interesting people there: journalists, writers, performers, bloggers, chefs, parents, artists, bon vivants. As a news junkie, I get my news first on twitter because I follow various news sources.  When I … Continue reading

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Media Marriage Circus


The above cartoon was printed in The New Yorker a few years ago.  I find myself doing a lot of marriage cartoons, at least one a month. It’s a great cliche, the whole institution.  And now, whether you like it … Continue reading

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