Random Thoughts | American Girl sparked pride in girlhood When newsroom talk recently turned to the American Girl store opening soon at Easton Town Center, I quickly chimed in with my excitement. My co-workers’ reaction to my excitement, though, was bemusement: “You were a doll girl?”
June 17, 2013 - The Columbus Dispatch
MLB suspensions are serious business, but Dodgers get a laugh Three players, Manager Don Mattingly and coach Mark McGwire are suspended after brawl, and Arizona pitcher Ian Kennedy gets 10 games. But some of league's actions amuse Dodgers. PITTSBURGH — The Dodgers reacted with bemusement and amusement Friday after Major League Baseball issued eight suspensions to Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks personnel for their roles in a violent brawl during the teams ...
June 15, 2013 - Los Angeles Times
Martin Cruz Smith in PopMatters I'm fascinated by Russia,Smith said, "and I think there is some genuine Russian cast to Arkady, thanks not to me but to the Russians I have known and who look on my endeavors with some bemusement. You say, `Ivan, what do you think of the...
Hamish Linklater in New York Times Karla Peterson of The San Diego Union-Tribune wrote that in tandem with Clark Gregg (as Christine's ex-husband), Mr. Linklater added "a low-key bemusement that throws the standard-issue sitcom rhythms nicely out of whack."
Bobby Lounge in USA Today Such songs express "my bemusement at the world," says Lounge, 58. "When I started writing, I decided it wasn't going to be 'moon,' 'spoon' and 'June.' I've heard all that."