Category Archives: The Debater in Me

  1. The Wax in My Coffee

    February 4, 2017 by Jen

    One day last week I was running late by the time I made it to the kitchen for my morning …
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  2. Sonnet #2016, for North Carolina

    January 2, 2017 by Jen

    Sonnet #2016 If Shakespeare saw beyond the mask of death Sir Walter’s face stamped on this legal tryst, I think …
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  3. What does a mayor do?

    October 6, 2015 by Jen

    If your city, like mine, is hosting municipal elections this week, you might be paying absolutely no attention. Or, you …
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  4. Bonnie Strikes Back

    November 23, 2012 by Jen

    As I have written before, driving with a GPS brings out the worst in me. My GPS goes by the …
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  5. Conceding with Greats

    November 7, 2012 by Jen

    In the spirit of the yesterday’s events, I entered into a friendly wager about the outcome of the presidential election. …
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  6. A Battle of Wits: NAV 101

    November 5, 2012 by Jen

    “Truman. Truman, that’s our turnoff.” “I changed my mind. What’s New Orleans like this time of year? Mardi Gras, woooooo! …
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  7. Campaign Jokes

    January 24, 2012 by Jen

    “The pundits have asked, ‘Is this all some joke?’ […] If they are calling being allowed to form a Super …
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  8. Open Letter to DrP

    December 12, 2011 by Jen

    You know what, DrP*? If you’re going to play this commercial every five minutes on Hulu, there are some things …
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  9. The Court in Session (2/3)

    August 27, 2009 by Jen

    …continued from part one… In line at the court house, people wore everything from tattered jeans and flipflops to stylish …
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  10. The Court In Session (1/3)

    August 26, 2009 by Jen

    Court Date: August 25, 2009, 8 a.m./1 p.m. A few months ago, I got my first speeding ticket. Friends with …
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