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The Dowager’s Diary: New York City’s Downton Abbey – Week Three

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
by on Living Around

While at her weekend farm known as “Merdlemouth,” in Hightstown, New Jersey and dealing with a chamber-maid’s abrupt quitting, going to the Motor Vehicle Department

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Jay Gatsby’s Name Could Have Been Mud

Monday, May 13th, 2013
by on Playing Around

There are two films now in theaters that have a lot in common – The Great Gatsby and Mud. Comparing a movie based on a

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This Is Your Life—Or Is It?

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Matt Damon seems to have a knack for getting into situations where other people, usually scary government agents, seem to be controlling his life. Jason

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Andrea Marcovicci: Breakfast by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Romanticism is precisely situated neither in choice of subject nor exact truth, but in the way of feeling…Charles Baudelaire It’s 6 a.m. in Studio City, California.

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