Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Blogsen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 20:50:13 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 20:50:13 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPACKING FOR HOLLY GOLIGHTLYhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/167/PACKING-FOR-HOLLY-GOLIGHTLY.htmlPeople don't really wear sunhats, do they? To the beach, yes. To dress up as one of the Hepburn sisters for Halloween or an Oscar theme party, of course. To tend the garden or mow the lawn, perhaps.Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:39:43 EDTOh, You Shouldn't Have!http://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/166/Oh,-You-Shouldn't-Have!.htmlI suppose it's the thought that counts with every gift. Sometimes, however, no matter how appreciative and how welcomed I feel toward a very thoughtful gift, I want nothing more than to give it back.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:38:48 EDTUnder Oathhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/165/Under-Oath.htmlAfter two and a half months of training after hundreds of hours of studying French and Moore, after what seemed liked hundreds of hours of PowerPoint presentations sent from Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, after writing and rewriting dozen...Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:58:04 EDTPet Peeveshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/164/Pet-Peeves.htmlAmericans are a bit crazy when it comes to pets. We consider them part of the family and integral parts of the different stages of our lives we have our cherished childhood pets, our first pets as adults, and so on.Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:56:52 EDTAIRING DIRTY LAUNDRYhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/163/AIRING-DIRTY-LAUNDRY.html We call it life in the fishbowl. Americans abroad in a small West African city where people are only familiar with America though their television screens tend to attract a certain amount of attention.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:36:05 EDT