I served as a foreperson on a jury for the first time on April 1st. Yes, April Fool’s day. Believe me the irony is not lost on me. It was a heroin drug case. A delivery charge specifically. We found the defendant not guilty because the state just didn’t prove its’ case. However, the scenario was very plausible because heroin dealing and delivery is huge in Illinois. [Read more...]
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The calendar says that it’s Spring, but as I look out my window I am thinking Mother Nature didn’t get the memo. OR maybe she is on strike. OR maybe she is frozen somewhere in a snow bank and can’t get free. Wherever she is I miss her, desperately, as I know so many of you living in this prolonged Winter do as well. [Read more...]
Shonda Rhimes, I should never have doubted you. I apologize. I should have understood that you too were getting back to routine, not just your audience. A fire takes a moment or two to build up heat. That’s all you needed, a moment or two. Or, to be more specific, an episode or two of Scandal. [Read more...]
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I am on the Weight Watchers Simple Start Plan. Wow, that’s the first time I have said that out loud. It’s liberating. I have wanted to do that, tell people, but I just wasn’t sure how because, well, it’s complicated. [Read more...]