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February 16, 2012

Vote for Reagan

If you’re in Brooklyn this Saturday night, check out a reading by Matthew Lysiak. He’ll be reading from his new book “The Choice, Ronald Reagan versus Barack Obama and the Campaign of 2012.” followed by a discussion on Reagan’s influence in today’s election this Saturday at 7 pm at BookMark 8415 Third Avenue in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

Posted by Karol at 11:44 PM |

I would definitely came if I’ve seen this post on time!
Sorry, Karol, I was working late all last week.
How was it?

Posted by: Tatyana at February 19, 2012 at 11:25 am

I couldn’t make it either, unfortunately.

Posted by: Karol at February 21, 2012 at 9:50 pm

I am sorry to report that this whole blog is dead. It struggled, but succumbed to a huge lack of interest all round. Saddest of all, it was during an election year.

Posted by: Lt. Oilybird at February 26, 2012 at 4:56 pm

Lt. – That was a dick thing to say. This blog hasn’t ’succumbed to a huge lack of interest’. If anything, the blog is slowing down because of Karol’s increasing success. Between her paid writing gigs (NY Post, WNYC, etc…), her increasing presence as a television pundit (she seems to be everywhere these days) and, oh yeah, her family, she has little time to devote to this blog.

I’ve seen Karol ferociously carve out a career for herself over the past 6 years and though I’m frequently at odds with her point of view, I can’t help but be enormously impressed with the tenacity with which she has maintained her focus.

So if she has to spend less time on unpaid writing on this blog vs. building a nest egg for her child, then we shouldn’t begrudge her.

Posted by: Jamie W at February 27, 2012 at 9:45 am

Ha, thanks Jamie. Very sweet of you to write that.

Lt. Oilybird, I’m sympathetic to the view this blog is dead. I’ll try to update more often but as Jamie points out I get paid to write all over the place and it gets really hard to do it for free here.

Posted by: Karol at February 27, 2012 at 10:33 pm
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