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Still cool with Kringle

I still believe in Santa Claus. I don’t hold athletes in the same regard that I did when I was young. Talent notwithstanding, they so often seem selfish, ignorant and contemptuous of the over-paying public. Actors, comedians, musicians, politicians: I

Shelling out for the Maine lobster roll

You can’t keep a good bottom feeder down. In my native Maine, lobster rolls are everywhere, from the roadside Clam Shack in Kennebunk, to a place called the Egg and I on Route 1 in Saco, even to McDonald’s (not

Man bites dogs, or Maine’s other red delicacy

Let me be perfectly frank: hot dogs in any form are, at their heart (and whatever other animal body parts go into them) pretty disgusting. As they say, one should never witness the making of laws or sausages. But the