Monthly Archives: April 2010

Newt Gingrich: Is He Lying About The President?

Just got a phone call from Newt Gingrich and American Solutions. And just filed a complaint with the FTC about that call. Similar to the Michael Reagan/Dick Morris calls that have been going around, this call began with a live … Continue reading

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An Opportunistic Political Class Dithers

Today’s New York Times features an article about a horrible attack against a professor by members of a radical student group. But don’t click yet to find out where, or what university. See if you can tell by reading this: … Continue reading

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Start Talking With Each Other About The Money

I’ve had numerous opportunities to point out the fact that, as a woman, I count. I count the number of women’s names on your letterhead, on your board, on your committee, on your staff list. I look to see how … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake – The One Thing You Must Do

The secret to fabulous carrot cake, I have learned, is grating the carrots moments before mixing them into the batter and popping the cake into the oven. You capture all of their moisture that way. They should look startlingly orange: … Continue reading

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Cake v. Pie: Chocolate Diner Pie

The winner of last Sunday’s Cake v. Pie bout, Chocolate Diner Pie: To call this a pudding pie would be technically true, but would risk the settings of expectations way too low. Decadent chocolate custard pie doesn’t quite say it … Continue reading

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