Category Archives: Michelle Obama

Opening Night in Charlotte

There’s that odd scene in Citizen Kane where Charles Foster Kane tells his second wife, Susan, “The bulldog’s just gone to press.” What? By that point in the narrative Susan is well on her way to becoming an alcoholic wreck and … Continue reading

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Keeping Up Appearances or Changing the Substance of Things

Thursday, April 2, was one of those curious days when things changed – pivoting not on events or any big news, but on changes in how we decide to assess what we have decided is reality. Sometimes everyone decides the … Continue reading

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