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, Sept. 23, 2014

Casino forum inspires passion

The arguments for and against the various casino proposals in the Capital Region are well-known to those of us who live here, but they might not be well-known to the Gaming Facility Location Board.
Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014

Time of reckoning coming for NFL

I’m not sure whether I’ll ever give up the NFL, but it’s a possibility, albeit one that’s difficult to contemplate, as it means walking away from a social experience I’ve come to value.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

NFL Picks, Week 3

Well, at least I’m not in last place yet.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

Updated rules needed for drones

New rules on drones would ensure that an operators think about where and how they're using them.
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

Word play just part of the process in Albany

Words have meanings.
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

Watching “Calvary”

A serious film about religion
Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

Updated rules needed for drones

Over the summer I wrote a column in which I pondered drones — specifically, small flying objects outfitted with video cameras and frequently operated by hobbyists. I was intrigued by the devices, but also a little unnerved by them. I could see the appeal of obtaining aerial views and footage ...
Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014

What do primary results mean?

Most of the time, any candidate who wins 62 percent of the vote is considered pretty formidable.
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

NFL Picks, Week 2

Do I have three obnoxious friends?
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

Feedback generally positive at Stratton

Last spring, when reports of inexcusably long wait times at VA hospitals sparked national outrage, I wondered whether veterans at Albany Stratton VA Medical Center were receiving timely, high-quality treatment.

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