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Roasted potatoes with curry gravy

December 5, 2016

Nick Roumel I really should know better than to even attempt a British recipe. “England” and “food”, historically, do not belong in the same sentence or — frankly — any sensible person’s kitchen.  But here I went, ...

Flashy language doesn't fly with Supreme Court

December 5, 2016

MSU Today Memo to all attorneys submitting legal briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court: Be subtle and your chances of winning go up significantly. A new study co-authored by a Michigan State University political scientist finds briefs written with emotional language ...

'Never Fail Fudge'

December 5, 2016

There are many things unique to Mackinac Island. The absence of cars. The smell of horse poop, mingling with the aromas of fudge. The fudge itself. What's up with fudge? What I mean is, no one ever buys fudge or eats it unless it's connected ...

'Never Fail Fudge'

December 5, 2016

There are many things unique to Mackinac Island. The absence of cars. The smell of horse poop, mingling with the aromas of fudge. The fudge itself. What’s up with fudge? What I mean is, no one ever buys fudge or eats it unless it’s connected ...

'The check's in the mail'

December 5, 2016

Michael Kemp BridgeTower Media Newswires As many years as I’ve been practicing, this was the first time this particular cliché has happened to me—and it happened twice in one month. I got the “the check’s in the mail” from ...

Technology: prioritize in money and time

December 5, 2016

Edward Poll BridgeTower Media Newswires Google the word “technology” and in less than one second you’ll get almost 3 billion — yes, that’s right, billion — results. Love it or hate it, technology is not only here to stay, ...