Now That’s a Screed: Wells Trashes Fieri


In the admittedly obscure world of restaurant reviews, New York Times restaurant critic Pete Wells’ absolute thrashing of Guy Fiere’s American Kitchen & Bar in Times Square wins some kind of prize. Sample quote: Hey, did you try that blue drink, the one that glows like nuclear waste? The watermelon margarita? Any idea why it tastes like…

Veterans’ Memorial Bridge Dedication


WC still thinks it should have been named the Bobby Sheldon Bridge, but the Veterans’ Memorial Bridge in downtown Fairbanks was dedicated on November 12, 2012 – very nearly on Veteran’s Day. There was a mercifully brief ceremony in the single digit temperatures, with the usual suspects in attendance. The careful eye can spot Senator…