Category Archives: Elections 2014

Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, November 9, 2014

Today’s Tarot is the VI of Cups. A good card for a new start, on a sunny Saturday no less. We have a new mayor-elect and governor-elect, and we’ll have to watch them like hawks and lean on them constantly, … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 28, 2014

Pretty sunrise today. I read the Patinkin puff piece on Vincent Cianci. Fascinating. Nowhere does he admit he did wrong, nowhere does he admit he hurt people as well as our city. It’s all a saga of Buddy’s triumph over … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 27, 2014

Today’s Tarot is the III of Cups. Last night we were dancing at a kind of Irish wake for Rhode Island journalism, with Bob Kerr as guest of honor and Rudy Cheeks presiding. What’s left? We have the radio, social … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 24, 2014

Today’s Tarot is VII of Swords. Watch out for tricks, especially as a young challenger takes on an old dog. If this race is close it may come down to lawyers- In 1982, then-Providence Mayor Vincent A. Cianci Jr. won … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 22, 2014

Today’s Tarot is dedicated to journalists, especially at our paper of record, The Providence Journal. Friday, that swanky place Pearl is honoring Journal columnist Bob Kerr. Sounds like a party. And it’s a fundraiser for the Fund for Community Progress. … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 17, 2014

Mercury Retrograde. That explains why I was late for a meeting, got caught in a traffic jam, got home to no supper and am sitting in my underwear typing when I should be getting ready for work. I’m not into … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 15, 2014

What Cheer, Providence? Today’s random image is Roger Williams finding help after his banishment from the Massachusetts Bay Colony for being the wrong kind of Christian. After leaving Massachusetts, Williams, with the assistance of the Narragansett tribe, established a settlement … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 10, 2014

Waking up with a headache today. I watched the mayoral debate last night at Rochambeau Library, then went home and ate a pint of Ben and Jerry’s. Politics is bad for your health.

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 9, 2014

Taking a day off in the middle of the week. Sweet. I have my coffee and all the time in the world to write. To start- wise words from an writer, witch and activist, Starhawk. …it’s a magical law that … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 8, 2014

Life is not all rainbows and unicorns, and neither is Tarot. The IX of Swords illustrates all that wakes us up at 3am. The fears may be founded and imminent, or just ghosts and nightmares, but how can you sort … Continue reading

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