I don't like it when work takes my blogging muse away.However, Sunday I'm going to Dallas, where I'll spend the week interviewing new employees, playing on the interwebs, and hopefully spending some quality time with a good friend.:)
hereTen Top Trivia Tips about Rachel Bunting! Some hotels in Las Vegas have Rachel Bunting floating in their swimming pools.Rachel Bunting is the only one of the original Seven Wonders of the World that still survives!The Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter is made entirely of Rachel Bunting.To check whether Rachel Bunting is safe to… Continue reading oh, here’s a funny meme
I mean, seriously: three separate entries over at Feministe today had me almost spitting Coke across my keyboard:First, this highly disturbing entry [trigger warning], which features a video of a police officer beating a 15-year-old female suspect. I just want to re-emphasize here: the girl was a suspect. Not convicted. Suspected. And while beating a… Continue reading OMFG
Ok, so, like, two years ago or something, Donna handed me this book called Sex, Lies and Stereotypes to read. I sort of laughed at her - the cover art was two red bras on a clothesline, and Donna said something like it would tell me everything I needed to know about lesbians and stereotypes.… Continue reading zOMG!
This site is a hoax.I received the link from my coworker today, who thought that since I have a 6-year-old, I should be aware of who's living in my area. I have mixed feelings about this stuff: I firmly believe in an individual's right to privacy, but I also have a fierce desire to protect… Continue reading just for the record
I have loved the Cure, from what I can remember, since I was 12. Classmate Dan Ginsberg, in a move of stunning influence, lent me the newly-released Wish during the spring of our 7th grade year, and I was instantly won over. That led to many years of happy listening, and there was a time… Continue reading yes yes yes
(or at least in a very long time)me: oh - do you like to go camping?Tapan: i love it. i never did.me: wait. you love it? or you never went camping?Tapan: yaaame: um.Tapan: i saw em in tv's and stuffme: you probably can't love camping if you never did it.Tapan: i always wanted to. trust… Continue reading best. IM. conversation. ever.
Lately, people on Facebook have been sending me friend requests, which is fine. Except that I don't know who they are. I mean, I know there are people who just friend everyone they ever come across, but I just don't understand that.Thank goodness for the ability to ignore requests.
what my strange little family would look like as dancing elves, here you go:Send your own ElfYourself eCards
is now up at Literary Mama.In other Jacob news, he decided last night that he wanted to submit a video to the iCarly website. We made several videos and submitted the funniest one; hopefully it will appear on the website and he will think he is famous.Here is one of the outtakes we didn't use:… Continue reading reading skippyjon jones at bedtime is suddenly not enough