Category Archives: Around the Triangle

Much ado about Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and RTP.

Pandora’s Promise: Rethinking Nuclear Power


I’ve added a new page to this site, a version of a Toastmaster’s speech I will be giving in a few weeks. I’ve added a few speeches as pages, just because they are longer pieces, not really appropriate as posts. … Continue reading

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Quail Ridge Books Looking for a New Owner


For Triangle area readers, Raleigh’s Quail Ridge Books is an institution.  For the many fans of the store, it was sad surprise to see the News & Observer‘s cover story today, announcing that the store’s owner, Nancy Olson, is retiring and looking for … Continue reading

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After Full Frame: You Must See Chasing Ice


I’m sitting at home, on the second day of recovery from a cold.  It is the first chance I’ve had to recap the best, worst, and everything in between of films I saw at Full Frame.  It is impossible to … Continue reading

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