Marion on November 22, 2012

I am healthy.  Roof over my head.  Food in my belly.  Life is good.   I am grateful. So I don’t know why, but I was just thinking that forgiveness is important.  All cliches aside, holding on to grudge is excess baggage that no one can afford. So, if I wronged you in any way, […]

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Marion on November 18, 2012

At dinner, I was rattling on about the unbelievably stupid way that the Romney campaign was run — the reliance on some app on Election Day instead of working on getting out the vote before then, never developing a plausible path to win the electoral college, making a desperate play for Pennsylvania a day before […]

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Marion on November 15, 2012

I was in Reading, PA, a full-time campaign volunteer, when the storm hit.  When I first heard about its coming, it didn’t sink in.  Too many exaggerated weather warnings to believe this would really be the big one.  My biggest concern was whether or not they’d cancel Le Nozzi di Figaro at the Met, for […]

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Marion on November 12, 2012

I drove home from Reading PA on Wednesday after spending over a month as a “fellow” in the Obama campaign.  “Fellow” is a made up title for people who come to a battleground state to volunteer full-time for the campaign.  It’s kind of like being an intern, but with more exploitation. My main assignment was […]

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