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My running commentary on events: local, national, and international. Areas of special interest include Israel, Iraq, and dissidents in the Muslim world.

Any Volunteers?

January 13, 2000

From Time Out New York

by HEATHER ROBINSON

January 13 – 20, 2000

Photographs by TIMOTHY FADEK

You say you want to do good, but you just don’t have enough time. No more excuses-the following local agencies can always use an extra hand.

Like many cynical but soft-at-heart heart...

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Rush Hashana

September 13, 1999

From New York Magazine

by HEATHER ROBINSON

It’s that time of the year again, when the wail of the shofar is about to rise, signaling the start of the Jewish New Year and putting you, if you’re a good but fair-weather Jew who doesn’t belong to a synagogue, into a panic...

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Pittsburgh, On Purpose

July 22, 1999

From Time Out New York

by HEATHER ROBINSON

Photographs by DEBORAH KOSSMAN

This old steel town has impressive artwork, funky neighborhoods-and first-rate thrifting.

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Caption: HEAVEN AND EARTH AT The Andy Warhol Museum, you can see his “Flowers” series and Cow...

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Image Test

September 24, 1994

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Image Test 2

September 24, 1993

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Audio Test

May 9, 1990

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