Jul. 25, 2014

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Attempted kayaking in Galway

Attempted kayaking in Galway

Posted On: July 17, 2014

A pattern quickly emerged — left, right, spin in a circle, left, right, crash into canal wall. [...]

“Pulling the trigger is hard”

“Pulling the trigger is hard”

Posted On: July 17, 2014

A few days ago I opened Facebook to find that friends in Israel had taken cover in a [...]

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Best film of the summer

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Best film of the summer

Posted On: July 17, 2014

Because the film focuses on the drama of the story rather than stylish action sequences, the result is [...]

Birthday in the ‘Burg

Birthday in the ‘Burg

Posted On: July 17, 2014

Well America, I’ve done it. Yours truly has officially escaped teen pregnancy. [...]

Got a free weekend? Jump off a cliff.

Got a free weekend? Jump off a cliff.

Posted On: July 07, 2014

Being blocked on the road by a dozen sheep on the way to jump off cliffs was definitely [...]

Deliver Us from “Deliver Us from Evil”

Deliver Us from “Deliver Us from Evil”

Posted On: July 07, 2014

In all likelihood, you will think of “Deliver Us from Evil” as another one of those horror films [...]

Is this the real life, is this just Ireland?

Is this the real life, is this just Ireland?

Posted On: July 07, 2014

I understand now why the people here have such a strong connection to the land. [...]

The Absence at the Table

The Absence at the Table

Posted On: July 07, 2014

Really, we can only guess the answer to the question: “What happened to our grandparents?” [...]

Investigating the survivors of a Williamsburg summer

Investigating the survivors of a Williamsburg summer

Posted On: July 04, 2014

Internships are up, Wawa trips are down, and almost 20 percent of the populace has decided that the [...]

Gone to Galway

Gone to Galway

Posted On: June 25, 2014

“Packing is always a nightmare,” – Stefanie Powers I don’t know who Stefanie Powers is — although Wikipedia [...]