Monthly Archives: November 2009

Em Eye See…….

[C]oncerned that Mickey has become more of a corporate symbol than a beloved character for recent generations of young people, Disney is taking the risky step of re-imagining him for the future. The first glimmer of this will be the … Continue reading

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Or Not

Look, I’m the first to admit (actually, “admission” used this way is rhetorically reserved for first party declaimers) I’ve been obsessive about the Phillies this post-season.  What I want you to grasp is, (a) I’m absolutely typical of most Philadelphians … Continue reading

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Halloween has come and gone.  Guido and I weren’t home: we visited friends to watch the World Series.  We wore Phillies paraphernalia, they dressed as Yankees, and we were appropriately humiliated along with the Phillies.  I compensated by drinking too … Continue reading

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