The View from a Drawbridge

The random musings of a bridgetender with entirely too much time on her hands.

Spoiler alert: This post was inspired by the movie “Old” by M. Night Shyamalan that’s currently in theaters. It will include a minor spoiler. I don’t think this particular spoiler would ruin anyone’s enjoyment of the movie, but it’s only fair that I give you this warning in case you’re a movie purist who plans …

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Recently, on NPR, I heard an amazing interview with Tyler Stovall, the author of White Freedom: The Racial History of an Idea. This title is definitely at the top of my ever-lengthening To-Be-Read List. It sounds like a very eye-opening book. Just the interview opened my eyes on one topic: The Statue of Liberty. I’m …

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