Sara Foss's Thinking It Through
by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Watching “Boyhood”

The passage of time, finely observed
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Projects make produce personal

Once people know you have a garden, they want to tell you all about their gardens.
Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Local gardens make produce personal

One thing I’ve learned since becoming a gardener: Once people know you have a garden, they want to tell you all about their gardens.
Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

Personal debt not a new problem

Thirty-five percent of Americans with credit reports have debt in collections, according to a study from the Washington, D.C.-based Urban Institute.
Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

Top 10 songs

My own idiosyncratic list, not yours
Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Casino bid never stood a chance

When thinking about the failed Montgomery County casino bid, one question lingers: Why did the developers even bother?
Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Remembering Robin Williams

He made audiences laugh, but he also made them think, and maybe even question authority.
Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Exploding house is sure sign of mistake

A few years ago, I read the Jonathan Franzen novel “Freedom,” a sweeping take on a dysfunctional middle-class family and America in the early years of the 21st century.
Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014

Registry won’t end dog issue

I don’t have a problem with providing people with information about where dangerous dogs live so that they can avoid those areas. But I don’t see a dangerous dog registry doing much to solve the underlying problem, which is the existence of dangerous dogs in our communities
Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014

Watching “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” and “A Most Wanted Man”

A middling middle chapter, and an elegant, clear-eyed look at the murky world of espionage

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