All posts by Ned White

Ned White

About Ned White

Ned White is an author, photographer, crossword constructor, humorist, traveler through 49 states, and an avid cook. He lives with his wife in South Thomaston.

Reflux or coronary? It may be your call

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Joe, a pretty healthy guy in his 60s, was having increasing bouts of pain around or in his esophagus. Was it GERD, or something coronary?

Bernie, Episode 1: Dem Wars!

THIS ONE

I’m a huge fan of Bernie Sanders, and no fan at all of Hillary Clinton. The public is starting to wake up, and the mainstream media (at last!) is paying attention. This is Episode 1: four things about Hillary that unnerve me or make my skin crawl. Much more to come in the few posts…

Repost – a Boomer’s Christmas memory (and bourbon balls!)

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It starts like this: “There was always lots of snow then, and you’d go out with your brother wearing your scratchy wool jacket and hole-y mittens and corduroy pants worn smooth, along with those leaking galoshes, and you’d build snow forts and an arsenal of snowballs…” but the ending belongs to you.

Guest recipe: Bernie Sanders’ homemade eggnog!

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Bernie’s Eggnog! It’s astonishing, given the demands of his campaign, that Bernie Sanders actually replied “yes” to my email inquiring if he’d like to share a holiday recipe with the people of the state of Maine – at least those who are “in the know” because they read the BDN – and just as astonishing that […]

Gillian’s amazing potato bake — and near disaster in Nova Scotia

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Remembering a rollicking night of excess just doing my job as a journalist and TV writer, the story of John and Marge Fairservice’s survival on a rock in the ocean, and a delicious warm-me-up potato dish provided by my daughter-in-law Gillian.