"Three Reasons Not to Hate Duke [Men's Basketball]"
A good way to start the new year . . .

Three pieces that seem appropriate on New Year's Eve

The new year means that, according to polls, a great many Americans will once again be trying to lose weight. So maybe this well help: "The Seven Pillars of Successful Weight Loss".

One blogger's "Things I've Learned" (Minyanville, a year ago). Three things I especially agree with:

Time is the most precious commodity.

To appreciate where we are, you must understand how we got here.

Tenacity and resolve are the hallmarks of success.

Finally, I meant to link to this around Thanksgiving, but I forgot. Sorry. Susan Estrich's graceful, moving "Giving Thanks".

I wish a happy and healthy new year to all my readers.