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Raising Hope: ‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the season for church nativity scenes, over-priced black market toys, and time for looking back on holidays past. In this episode of Raising Hope, you got all that and some much more. This week we learn that Virginia (played by Martha Plimpton) is a bit of an actress and likes to get in character […]

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Perspectives

No Place Like Nostalgia for the Holidays

Well, Thursday marks, for most people, the start of The Holidays, that vague blob of time at the end of the year when everyone feels generally happy, busy, and nostalgic. I’m starting to realize, though, how powerful the nostalgia element is, especially at a time in my life where almost all the places and tradition […]