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Walgreens, I’m boycotting you

Walgreens has announced it will not dispense mifepristone in states that have banned abortion. New York does not ban abortions. In New York City, Duane Reade is now owned by Walgreens. A few blocks from me, I have a handy … Continue reading

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Two acts of violence in NYC. Plus, my dentist

First, I love my dentist. She’s warm, funny, scrupulous and she keeps telling me I’m doing fine when I’m doing nothing except lying there with my mouth open while she is doing her brilliant work. I need to clear that … Continue reading

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I’m feeling rather clever today

I wouldn’t brag on me, though, unless it can be of use to you. So… This is about the Yuck Factor. The term was originated, I believe, in ad agency copywriters’ rooms, because dealing with the Yuck Factor is a … Continue reading

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