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By Anita Felicelli

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About this blog: I grew up in Palo Alto and now live in Mountain View with my husband, daughter and two corgis. After about a decade grappling with the law, first as a law student at UC Berkeley and then as a litigator around the Bay Area, I left ...  (More)

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Q & A with Zach Gospe, 17-Year-Old Singer-Songwriter
Nov 29, 2013 1:19 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 4,666

Unlike involvement in Habitat for Humanity or student government or sports, independent artistic pursuits aren't an automatic plus for college applications,... More
The Academy's Snub of "Inside Llewyn Davis"
Jan 18, 2014 8:34 am
Comments: 28 | Views: 3,870

The Oscar nominations were recently announced, and who got snubbed seems to be a bigger deal than who was nominated. In particular, I noticed much disappointment... More
The Visual Magic of "The Great Beauty"
Dec 7, 2013 8:44 am
Comments: 8 | Views: 3,561

Director Paolo Sorrentino's The Great Beauty opens with a quote from Louis Celine's novel Journey to the End of Night that includes the line:... More
Where to Get the Best Samosas During Diwali
Nov 2, 2013 9:12 am
Comments: 22 | Views: 3,535

While eating at one of several high-end local Indian restaurants last month, I had a craving for samosas. I ordered the "cocktail" samosas, but was totally disappointed.... More
Blue Jasmine: Woody Allen's San Francisco
Aug 13, 2013 5:16 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 3,531

Just a few minutes away from Google headquarters and the Computer History Museum, my husband and I were watching a blank screen at Century 16. We were waiting for... More
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Indian street food and ... bitcoins?
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,093 views

Most Seniors do not Need Senior Housing But Could Benefit from other Choice to Remain in Palo Alto
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"The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden"
By Anita Felicelli | 0 comments | 1,106 views

I Spy
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 956 views

The Cinderella ride
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