Seriously. Her show was amazing, full of energy. Her opening act / back up band, Nervous Cabaret, were out of control. Sexy, sexy music. We were at the TLA, in the balcony, and twice she came to stand in the exact spot where we were sitting. She spoke to us briefly, and we just sort… Continue reading amanda palmer is a freaking rock star.
I just read Amanda Palmer's blog from 10/29, which is an Open Letter to Robert Smith (of the Cure, for those of you unfamiliar). Yes. In every way, yes. I haven't been a fangirl since - well, to be honest, probably in about 10 years. Of course I still went to concerts and got excited… Continue reading it should not have taken me this long.
I know I've been neglecting you lately, and I'm sorry. I promise to post something interesting this week. In the meantime, say hello to the little gremlin currently living under my bed: xoxo, Rachel
I have a John Hughes memorial post percolating, but in the meantime, please enjoy my newest obsession (pardon the crappy video - I couldn't find a decent one) - Ingrid Michaelson's "The Chain":
Clearly I am behind in blogging, and I was away for a few days last week camping in the Pine Barrens, and so I didn't see the news until today, but:The Matthew Shepard Act has passed, and the bill will be presented to Obama in the near future for his signature.Sweet!
Last week, Kim Ficera, author of Sex, Lies and Stereotypes, and all around kick-ass person, posted a note on Facebook that she was looking for guest bloggers for her blog, Pimp My Wry. After a brief email exchange, I present to you my being awesome WIN for this Friday:my guest blog over at Pimp My… Continue reading being awesome WIN
All right Maine!
Ashley is back in the States!