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The article, “The GOP Lockstep to Oblivion” by Nicholas F. Benton that appeared in your January 29, 2009 issue mischaracterizes Werner Erhard and est. Additional research has shown that there is no evidence that any corporations funded est, and there is no data that even suggests that Mr. Erhard had any pro-Nazi sentiments. Also, Mr. […]

Dowd On Drinks: Special Cocktails for the Holidays

I live on a hilltop in upstate New York overlooking the Hudson River, a pastoral place that once was inhabited only by deer, foxes, rabbits, birds — and really big birds, in the form of wild turkeys.

PHOTO: 2008 VIP Soccer Champs


PREMIER AC 94, an under-14 boys soccer team, won the prestigious 2008 VIP Soccer Tournament held in Great Falls, Va. The team finished with a 2-0-1 record and outscored their opponents 7-1 to take home the trophy. Pictured in the front row, from the left, is Timothy Wondree, Brandon Rios, Yousefi Hamel, Rosh Darwesh, Zachary […]

Our Man in Arlington

I gave a lecture on the evolution of modern politics to the monthly meeting of the Day Alliance of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Arlington last Tuesday.

Off Track: Justin Jones

According to Justin Jones, frontman of D.C.-based Justin Jones and the Driving Rain, it took him a little while to find his sound.

Wilkinson Serves Up Soundtrack for Listeners’ Lives

When the soft-singing Joshua Radin brought his folk music to the Birchmere this past Tuesday, he brought with him the up-and-coming voice of Alexa Wilkinson. Wilkinson is the type of songstress that sits well with those that enjoy the “Grey’s Anatomy” soundtrack, spinning songs of her own life that resonate as though she was writing […]