This is a shared blog from some people who work at The Charlotte Observer. Any opinions expressed do not reflect those of the Observer or its corporate parent, The McClatchy Company. Contributors include Amy Fiscus, Ronnie Glassberg, Andria Krewson, Rich Mathieson and Trent Roberts. Former staffer Leslie Wilkinson, now at the L.A. Times, has contributed in the past. New contributors are welcome. See Andria or Rich for details. You can email Andria at akrewson45c AT mac DOT com. For general intent, see the "rules" label in the tag cloud.