Inga

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  • Let Inga Tell You: They will come, but will they pay to park?

    Let Inga Tell You: They will come, but will they pay to park?

    LET INGA TELL YOU: On Oct.19, the La Jolla Light ran a story by reporter Corey Levitan titled "Westfield UTC's building it, will you come?" By coincidence, my husband and I had just been up there the week before for the first time since construction began with the intention of making a quick stop...

  • Let Inga Tell You: Life with Paleo Guy

    Let Inga Tell You: Life with Paleo Guy

    LET INGA TELL YOU: It has really been only in the most recent history that humans — well, first-world humans anyway — have had the luxury of deciding what they want to eat. This has led to endless debate and virtually no agreement on what constitutes a healthy food regimen. I know a number of people,...

  • Let Inga Tell You: Hoping for a cure for colonoscopies

    Let Inga Tell You: Hoping for a cure for colonoscopies

    LET INGA TELL YOU: Scientists of the world: Want a guaranteed Nobel Prize? Find an alternative to colonoscopies. Seriously, you will have the world worshipping at your feet. There would be mass rallies of ecstatic oldies dancing in the streets, pouring jugs of GoLytely into sewer drains. For the...

  • Let Inga Tell You: Lost in translation

    Let Inga Tell You: Lost in translation

    LET INGA TELL YOU: Having lived an aggregate of three years in foreign countries whose languages I did not speak when I got there, I am usually the last one to make fun of anyone's English language skills. I can assure you that I have provided many foreigners with a great deal of entertainment...

  • Let Inga Tell You: The curse of smart appliances

    Let Inga Tell You: The curse of smart appliances

    LET INGA TELL YOU: It's getting harder and harder to find dumb appliances. You'd think that with tens of millions of us Boomers descending into incipient senility that appliance manufacturers would be falling all over themselves to create the Jitterbug phone version of washers, dryers, stoves,...

  • Let Inga Tell You: In pursuit of creativity

    Let Inga Tell You: In pursuit of creativity

    LET INGA TELL YOU: Everyone has a creative strategy, a time when you can really let your mind go wherever it wants in pursuit of problem solving or the unleashing of artistic energies. Olof's is mulling. Mine is wombing. Olof's prime mulling time is in bed at night before he goes to sleep. Now...

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