Monthly Archives: November 2007

Passing of Sean Taylor

This is not an objective post because I’m not objective about this subject.  Sean Taylor was a young man with a bright future and young family.  He was also a Washington Redskin.  Now he’s dead.  Like a lot of folks, … Continue reading

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No Movie for Thirty-Something Parents

This weekend was great.  For the first time in months (years?), I spent significant time with my kids.  Sharon made a great Thanksgiving meal and my brother-in-law visited us from NYC with his fiancee. Ok, it wasn’t all family time.  I slipped out on Thursday … Continue reading

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Getting It Together (in Staunton)

This past weekend we had the first meeting in Staunton of the new Democratic majority for the Virginia State Senate (sounds good, doesn’t it?).  The meeting came on the heels of our Finance Committee briefing in Blacksburg last Thursday and Friday … Continue reading

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Smoke Clears from Election Day …

It’s a week after Election day.  We have pulled up the signs and taken apart the “four by eights.”  On Monday night, we had a celebration at Mythos restaurant in Fairfax with our volunteers and contributors.  I would say that … Continue reading

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Victory Yesterday

It’s 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 7th.  I am in the office trying to catch up on files that have been neglected for the past few weeks. We won last night by a margin of 55.1% – 44.6%, out of … Continue reading

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