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vacation pics

March 31, 2007


I’ll post a narrative account when time allows, but meanwhile here are our pics.

travel day

March 29, 2007


Before leaving Mt. Laurel, NJ we paid one more visit to Whole Foods and bought food for lunch today and breakfast tomorrow. We had bread and humus and dates for lunch at a picnic table at the Grover Cleveland rest stop on the Jersey Turnpike. We stopped in Riverdale (NW Bronx) to pick a few […]

NY vs. London

March 29, 2007


This may be of interest to my UK el jay friends: London (The Other New York.)

a quiet day in nj

March 28, 2007


We had lunch at Whole Foods today and then went for a walk in the woods on the grounds of The Rankokus Indian Reservation. The museum was closed, but the woods were quiet; we saw a pair of white tailed deer. It appears thatthe residents of the reservation live in trailers. Afterward we both had […]

touring philly

March 28, 2007


Dinner out

March 26, 2007


This evening we dined at Da Vincenzo in Windsor Terrace a few blocks from home. We’ve eaten here before, and this time was every bit as good as the first. We passed on the prix fix deal and ordered from the menu; we started with the Tri Color Salad, and then shared Tagliatelle al Pesto […]

Paris, TX’s legal double standard (thanks to )

March 24, 2007


In Texas, a white teenager burns down her family’s home and receives probation. A black one shoves a hall monitor and gets 7 years in prison. The state NAACP calls it `a signal to black folks.’ Free Shaquanda Cotton