Tag Archives: New Years Eve

The Midnight Cliff

Out here on the West Coast each New Year’s Eve is a bit surreal – on CNN you can watch the ball drop in Times Square at nine in the evening, or you can wait to watch that at midnight, … Continue reading

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The Eve of the Eve

Some days are inherently unsatisfactory. In fact, there’s not even a name for them, like the eve of New Year’s Eve, the day before that odd day that ends in all the parties and that business in Times Square. The … Continue reading

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Any Arbitrary Midnight

It happens. You get old and you write off the whole New Year’s Eve thing. The last place you’d want to be is in Times Square. Disney and Giuliani might have cleaned up the place, so it’s no longer porn … Continue reading

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The Last Night

No Thursday evening column – New Year’s Eve, you see, and there are other things to do, having to do with the end of the year and the end of the decade, and behavior appropriate to that. This is what … Continue reading

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