Sara Foss's Thinking It Through
by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
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.
Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014

Fall Concert Preview

Lots of enticing shows coming
Monday, Sept. 8, 2014

Sentences show system works

In both of these cases, the system did what it was supposed to do, and we’re all the better for it, as two dangerous criminals are off the streets.
Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014

Debates a needed part of process

If nothing else, debates remind voters that they have options.
Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014

NFL Picks, Week 1

Now I have two opponents: my obnoxious friend and Mark

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