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“Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast”: The fate of the S.S. President. And wine!

What happened to the President, a steamship that vanished in 1841? And what wine should I drink while telling you about it?

By |2015-06-17T20:30:00-07:00June 17th, 2015|Books, History, Wine|8 Comments

Battle of the summer amusement park movies: “Adventureland” vs. “The Way, Way Back.”

Two movies about cheesy low-rent amusement parks illuminate similar subjects in remarkably different ways.

By |2015-04-17T20:30:00-07:00April 17th, 2015|Movies, Spotlight|6 Comments