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December 29, 2005
A new martini man

 

December 27, 2005
Christmas books

 

December 26, 2005
A mostly lucky surfer

 

December 25, 2005
Merry Christmas

 

December 24, 2005
Three Claudes for Christmas

 

December 23, 2005
Tell-tale signs

 

December 21, 2005
Right emphasis, wrong results

 

December 21, 2005
If there's still a bit of cash in your wallet, I have a suggestion

 

December 20, 2005
Pogo’s Alabama cuzzin’s anniversary

 

December 18, 2005
A starkly clear expression of legislative intent

 

December 15, 2005
Mushroom Sausage Risotto

 

December 15, 2005
Election Day

 

December 15, 2005
A quick spell-check might have prevented the insult

 

December 15, 2005
The Art House Theater

 

December 11, 2005
Not these gifts--please

 

December 11, 2005
Keep it up, Joe

 

December 6, 2005
Three Claudes for a two-killer headline

 

December 5, 2005
What he said, along with his commenters

 

December 4, 2005
Shameless Self-Promotion

 

December 2, 2005
Film Festival Stuff

 

December 2, 2005
No small irony

 

November 30, 2005
Squeezing your house plan down to only 6,000 square feet

 

November 28, 2005
More on billing judgment

 

November 27, 2005
Hiding behind “confusion”

 

November 25, 2005
Happy Birthday, Mr. Hill

 

November 25, 2005
The restoration challenge

 

November 23, 2005
While you’re updating that old charter

 

November 20, 2005
Creole Chicken Risotto

 

November 20, 2005
Shameless Self-Promotion

 

November 19, 2005
Quite a pile of what-ifs

 

November 17, 2005
Annals of billing judgment

 

November 15, 2005
In which I disagree with young Master Goldberg

 

November 11, 2005
Film Festival Movie Ratings
(Updated)

 

November 10, 2005
The Book's Out on Charter Schools

 

November 9, 2005
Film Festival 2005

 

November 9, 2005
Oh, please

 

November 7, 2005
It's Movie Cookie time again

 

November 6, 2005
Death pizza

 

November 6, 2005
North Country

 

November 3, 2005
Recommended Reading

 

November 2, 2005
New Music

 

November 1, 2005
CJR and the Judge

 

November 1, 2005
Only butchered the story a little bit

 

October 31, 2005
Judge Samuel Alito and First Amendment Law in Delaware

 

October 28, 2005
Start booking now

 

October 27, 2005
A graceless attempt at gaining special zoning privileges

 

October 26, 2005
A Mazda Protégé must not give off much of a signal

 

October 25, 2005
Flood watch

 

October 24, 2005
A nicely honest response

 

October 22, 2005
Get us an editor--stat!

 

October 20, 2005
Tomato/Apple Cider Chicken

 

October 19, 2005
Certainly made an impression, and not in a good way

 

October 18, 2005
Smart Drive

 

October 17, 2005
Aw, man

 

October 17, 2005
Update on bog books

 

October 14, 2005
Great show

 

October 12, 2005
Missed their chance

 

October 11, 2005
Harbor of Refuge

 

October 10, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

October 9, 2005
There's still time

 

October 7, 2005
Who’s cowardly now?

 

October 5, 2005
Quickie movie review

 

October 3, 2005
Unlikely to second-guess its own advice

 

October 2, 2005
Making yourself interesting

 

October 1, 2005
Huston, you don't have a problem

 

September 30, 2005
Bog books

 

September 28, 2005
Can I pick ‘em, or what?

 

September 28, 2005
Don't forget it's harvest time

 

September 26, 2005
Where do the spoils stop?

 

September 23, 2005
Retreat

 

September 21, 2005
A Louisiana Levittown--and I mean that in a good way

 

September 20, 2005
Would have been better if they had put it in writing

 

September 19, 2005
Not nobody not nohow

 

September 15, 2005
Pre-storm cruise

 

September 12, 2005
Local knowledge

 

September 11, 2005
Anniversary

 

September 10, 2005
The benefits of self-publishing

 

September 8, 2005
Best movie of the year

 

September 7, 2005
Traffic Report

 

September 6, 2005
Katrina

 

August 30, 2005
Blog Break

 

August 29, 2005
Apparently winning isn’t everything

 

August 28, 2005
Quiet around here

 

August 25, 2005
Shorts and other alleged abominations

 

August 23, 2005
Expanding one's reach

 

August 22, 2005
At least one deep pocket remains, thankfully

 

August 21, 2005
Lewes Harbor

 

August 20, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

August 17, 2005
Even more fun with Swingline

 

August 16, 2005
Didn't know we had such similar tastes

 

August 16, 2005
Québec

 

August 8, 2005
Summer Blog Break

 

August 8, 2005
Not so perfect club

 

August 7, 2005
Traffic Report

 

August 6, 2005
Summer Beach Reading

 

August 5, 2005
Karen L. Johnson

 

August 4, 2005
If Senator Foghorn has just one question to ask the nominee, please God, let it be this one

 

August 4, 2005
Thpeaking of donationths

 

August 3, 2005
Choosing advertiser deals is just not a problem

 

August 2, 2005
Econ 101 returns to car sales

 

July 30, 2005
Asked for a bit too much

 

July 29, 2005
Let's not kid ourselves about original intentions

 

July 27, 2005
Fateful second

 

July 24, 2005
High speed massive resistance

 

July 22, 2005
Portland, Oregon

 

July 11, 2005
Light Blogging Ahead

 

July 10, 2005
The terrorism of the criminally incompetent

 

July 8, 2005
Nice bit of cooperation

 

July 7, 2005
The London Bombings

 

July 6, 2005
Even old friendships can become shaky, when there’s enough money at stake

 

July 5, 2005
The fun is finally over for PETA

 

July 4, 2005
Happy Fourth!

 

July 3, 2005
Two Claudes, with a few pralines for dessert

 

July 1, 2005
No conflict with my interests

 

June 29, 2005
That was quick

 

June 28, 2005
Kelo implications

 

June 27, 2005
The Summer Film Series

 

June 26, 2005
Accept the Invitation

 

June 26, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

June 23, 2005
Evening Cruise

 

June 22, 2005
The liberation of confession--a short note to Senator Durbin

 

June 20, 2005
Glitches

 

June 16, 2005
Thanks for taking the suggestion

 

June 14, 2005
Reading books

 

June 11, 2005
Proud Parents

 

June 11, 2005
The Expert Claudes

 

June 8, 2005
Separated at birth?

 

June 7, 2005
Watching the old man

 

June 7, 2005
Traffic Report

 

June 5, 2005
I'm liking Butz

 

June 3, 2005
Adventures in wonkdom


June 1, 2005
Wow—you too?

 

May 31, 2005
Only partly oblivious

 

May 29, 2005
What our children can teach us

 

May 27, 2005
Four Claudes for a Tourism 101 headline

 

May 26, 2005
Ridgemont High East

 

May 26, 2005
Recommended reading

 

May 24, 2005
Silver anniversary

 

May 24, 2005
More on the Chevron takings case

 

May 23, 2005
Walking back a bit from what we said before

 

May 21, 2005
The golf trip

 

May 19, 2005
The smell of progress

 

May 18, 2005
Not so friendly skies anymore

 

May 16, 2005
Fun speechifying

 

May 14, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

May 13, 2005
Not so sweet subsidy

 

May 12, 2005
Well, that one does sound a lot more suave than the alternative

 

May 10, 2005
A moralizing, semi-interfering universalist—not that there’s anything wrong with that

 

May 9, 2005
Adapting to the human environment

 

May 7, 2005
Proud parents of a great kid

 

May 7, 2005
Traffic Report

 

May 5, 2005
The mixed miracles of modern technology

 

May 4, 2005
Flying Good Samaritans

 

May 3, 2005
The Helicopter Ride

 

May 2, 2005
Beachside economics 101

 

April 30, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

April 30, 2005
Taking a bite out of frivolous litigation

 

April 28, 2005
A bit more excitement we didn't need

 

April 28, 2005
Sea Trail and other delights

 

April 21, 2005
Blogging break

 

April 20, 2005
Color me skeptical

 

April 19, 2005
Somebody’s marketing staff could use a little help

 

April 17, 2005
A kindred spirit

 

April 15, 2005
Red light appeals

 

April 15, 2005
Update on beaching and moaning about access

 

April 14, 2005
The local newspaper

 

April 14, 2005
So that's it

 

April 12, 2005
Didn't really need the excitement

 

April 11, 2005
Horticulture fans

 

April 9, 2005
Shameless Self-Promotion

 

April 7, 2005
Light blogging

 

April 7, 2005
The Naturalist

 

April 6, 2005
A Severe Case of the Flutters

 

April 4, 2005
Paper Clips

 

April 3, 2005
Situational political ethics

 

April 2, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

March 31, 2005
Messing up the average

 

March 29, 2005
Watch ‘em go

 

March 28, 2005
Revenue Sharing II

 

March 25, 2005
Where the kids aren't

 

March 23, 2005
The Road to Morocco

 

March 21, 2005
There might be another explanation

 

March 20, 2005
Shameless Self-Promotion

 

March 17, 2005
Down a pint

 

March 15, 2005
Stuff worth reading

 

March 14, 2005
Revenue sharing

 

March 13, 2005
Go Hornets!

 

March 12, 2005
Labels

 

March 12, 2005
Friends learning with friends

 

March 10, 2005
Fun for a policy wonk

 

March 8, 2005
An ALS fundraiser opportunity

 

March 7, 2005
The Difference Between Must and Should Can Be Very Small

March 7, 2005
Always hated ‘em

March 7, 2005
Traffic Report

 

March 6, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

March 5, 2005
A little updating could help

 

March 3, 2005
A new addition to the blogroll

March 3, 2005
In good voice

March 2, 2005
An Emily Litella Moment

 

February 28, 2005
A startling mix of smart and stupid

 

February 28, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

February 26, 2005
Offering an actual alternative solution might help

 

February 24, 2005
Brentwood Billboards

 

February 23, 2005
No absolute right to a second chance 

 

February 22, 2005
A new Delaware blog

 

February 21, 2005
What do you mean by middle?

 

February 20, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

February 20, 2005
Boat Show

 

February 18, 2005
Going to see the King

 

February 17, 2005
Another step toward offshore wind power

 

February 16, 2005
Short stuff

 

February 15, 2005
A First Amendment Wedgie

 

February 14, 2005
No brain, no pain, no guilt

 

February 13, 2005
Orange Chicken

 

February 13, 2005
You did what with the nest egg?

 

February 12, 2005
Whole lotta guitar goin' on

 

February 12, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

February 11, 2005
Must have thought it was going to really pour

 

February 10, 2005
Two warning Claudes

 

February 9, 2005
It’s a disease, I tell ya

 

February 8, 2005
“A deal’s a deal” is not an outdated concept

 

February 7, 2005
Subsidize this

 

February 5, 2005
Off the top of my head

 

February 5, 2005
Tax Time

 

February 2, 2005
The Resume

 

February 2, 2005
Medium doesn't always mean average

 

February 1, 2005
Stupid or evil

 

January 31, 2005
Every 60 seconds

 

January 30, 2005
Winter Sunday

 

January 30, 2005
A good idea for our own elections

 

January 29, 2005
Everything is going according to our plans

 

January 27, 2005
Forget you not

 

January 26, 2005
At least you know where he stands

 

January 25, 2005
The limits of protectionist politics

 

January 24, 2005
Shameless self-promotion

 

January 23, 2005
Gumbo

 

January 23, 2005
GO EAGLES!!!  YAY!!!

 

January 23, 2005
Not quite there yet

 

January 22, 2005
Blizzard

 

January 22, 2005
Since we're talking about bringing back the classics...

 

January 21, 2005
Perhaps there isn't one born every minute

 

January 21, 2005
Thank you, Andrew

 

January 19, 2005
Worst and dumbest $250 he ever spent

 

January 18, 2005
The Office

 

January 17, 2005
The first read is often the best

 

January 15, 2005
A modest tax proposal

 

January 15, 2005
We don't publish that kind of stuff here

 

January 14, 2005
Didn’t exactly follow Thoreau or King

 

January 9, 2005
Back in a bit

 

January 8, 2005
Picking Your Plaintiff, Maybe

 

January 7, 2005
Third Anniversary

 

January 6, 2005
The last city housing authority?

 

January 5, 2005
Get 'em while they're hot

 

January 4, 2005
Who’s the dummy now?

 

January 3, 2005
A partial defense of Southern gentlemen

 

January 1, 2005
Aptly named

 


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