New Year, New Me …

No one reminds us of a new year quite like Robert Downey Jr. I’m no psychic, but it’s probably safe to say that IF you’re still regularly attending the gym by Leap Day, February 29, you’ll likely defy Mr. Downey Jr., and indeed reveal a “new you” at some point during the year. Bravo! For the remaining …

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First Born

Twenty one years ago I took the longest walk of my life — carrying with me a baby girl whom I could not take my eyes off of. (Back then, hospitals allowed you to carry a newborn to the maternity ward.) Heel. Toe. Heel. Toe. Heel. Toe. Don’t slip. Don’t fall — is all I …

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The Wiz

Last night, NBC presented The Wiz Live! It billed it as “The Live Event of the Year!” Was it a success?“A wiz of a ‘Wiz’ it was.” -USA Today “NBC’s trip to Oz is a colorful triumph.” -The Hollywood Reporter “A Hot Mess Saved By Brains, Heart, and Courage.” -The Daily Beast Over all, critics — …

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