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A wide shot of our kin, on Nat Geo’s ‘most ambitious’ docu

November 8, 2010

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Billing it as its most ambitious documentary, National Geographic premiered tonight the seven-part series titled ‘Great Migrations,’ which for the first time will extensively show “the arduous journeys millions of animals undertake to ensure the survival of their species.”  Produced in three years and shot in high definition, “from land and air, in trees and cliff-binds, on ice floes […]

Why commuting makes me smile alone

November 7, 2010

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Why do you commute, I am often asked, when you can drive your car? I think it’s the journalist in me: every jeep or bus or train that I ride is a story. Amused, I even sometimes catch myself grinning alone. A baby in front of me whose feet are bruised, her flesh exposed. (Why? […]