A Brief Program Note

Let me paint you a picture… As I sit here in my favorite club chair, I am wearing a day-glow yellow motorcycle helmet on my head. This is because: a) I am extremely concerned about an impending hard drive crash. b) I am taking this whole Internet privacy issue...
Everything Old is New Again

Everything Old is New Again

In which I take one for the team. Ya know… for the the environment. Back in the 80s (remember the 80s?) I used to scoot around town on a Honda Elite 250. Why? Well… ’cause it was easy on the pocketbook and got me where I wanted to go. Fast forward 20...

I Can’t Hear You!

It reads like an episode of The Office. Turns out, it’s your government at work. From the New York Times: “The White House in December refused to accept the Environmental Protection Agency’s conclusion that greenhouse gases are pollutants that must be...

On This Memorial Day

It’s odd to feel so self-conscious about flying the flag on a national holiday; to feel conflicted about being genuinely proud — honestly grateful — to be an American, and at the same time saddened and angry about what’s been done in our...

Memorial Weekend Home & Garden Report

On weekends like this, it’s a good opportunity to take stock, and enjoy life’s simpler pleasures: good company, glorious weather, and a little bit of Kansas City style barbecue. Yeah… in Vermont. As the old saw goes, if you want something done right,...

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