Monthly Archives: November 2013

What I Like About You

The Times this week has a piece about an anthology of people’s goodbyes to New York. The genre has its roots in Joan Didion’s “Goodbye to All That”, which was first published in 1967. Didion’s essay is turning 50 in … Continue reading

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More Weddings, Apparently – New York Times Vows, 17 November 2013

I suggest that you read this week’s more subdued Weddings post with this as a soundtrack. I’ll explain why at the end. Lady Gaga put in a surprisingly good performance as performer and host of Saturday Night Live this past … Continue reading

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Obsession Confession – Vows, November 10, 2013

I have been a colossal fan of The New York Times’ weddings section since before I came to New York. I am not alone in this. There are Grantland and Above The Law posts dedicated to rundowns on a regular basis. … Continue reading

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