I like grocery shopping. I cook most everyday and I especially love the produce section of my local market. I am big on fresh ingredients and tend to buy a lot of organic. I don’t use recipes or cookbooks unless I’m making something I’ve not made before. I cook a lot of my...
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January 17, 2008 | 7:00 pm"I never sold weed after high school -- I swear," said 31-year-old filmmaker Jonathan Levine.
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The freeways were quiet and the city seemed peaceful at 4:30 a.m. as I drove to the hospital. I was going to see Thelma before she was taken in for surgery. I thought about the time just over a year ago when Thelma arrived at our house at 3 a.m., tiptoeing in so as not to wake...
April 30, 2003 | 8:00 pm
I am in Israel for a few days to visit the victims of terrorist acts. I'm on my own, not with a group. It's the first time I've been in Israel with a purpose other than visiting family and enjoying myself. I'm not frightened but there is something unsettling to visit Israel this way....
April 3, 2003 | 7:00 pm
Passover is a holiday of remembrance, a time to recall and retell the story of the deliverance of the Jewish people from generations of Egyptian bondage. But there is also a different kind of remembering that takes place each Passover, in which memory is personal, not scripted....
April 3, 2003 | 7:00 pm
In college, I tutored in a maximum-security prison for kids who had committed violent crimes. I met a 17-year-old boy there who had killed a 16-year-old boy earlier that year. He had been tried as an adult and sentenced to life. Though we were only together for a couple sessions, he...
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