Monthly Archive: December 2005

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pith and vinegar

Contrary to the Express snippage yesterday, I don’t wake up every morning in my online guise of Angry Ranting Blogger. Most days go quite well, I’m a pretty patient person and it takes a lot to really get under my...

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Yvan Eht Nioj…

I’d Love This Product Even If I Weren’t A Stealth Marketer | The Onion This cracks me up, very well done. Honestly, this awesome beverage packs such a punch, you’d practically have to pay me not to pretend to talk...

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they got me again

Someone at the Express really likes my blog, I guess. Or I just say the right things at the right time! Figures, Tom Vander Wal ends up in the NYT, I get in the Post’s free daily. My rants about...

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Boutique Bowling

In the corporate neon daylight of Seventh Street NW at night — amid the welter of pubbers, clubbers, field-tripping suburbers and howling sports fans — there is this strange new (and retro) evidence of renaissance in Washington: You can go...

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Lottery Logic meets Human Kindness?

Cough and Turn Your Head | washingtonpost.com The American purveyors of Swiss-made Ricola cough drops are celebrating the mother company’s 75th anniversary with a cold- and flu-season contest — and a challenge to human nature. Participants are to keep an...

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Y’all better recognize!

As mentioned already, we got some serious recognition at the office. They announced our names at the company holiday party, and we might have been there if we’d known about it. I still think the party I attended was a...

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stay in bed, forget the rest

I am floating high on daytime cold meds at the moment… In the weekly meeting this morning, I was absolutely fascinated with my pen’s see-through ink chamber. Right now I’m just pretty loopy, in the quiet way, it’ll take me...

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peapod virgin no more!

Well, it’s official. At the ripe young age of mumblety-something, I am officially too tired/lazy/etc to get my own damn groceries from the store. My first Peapod order arrived today and I think I’m already hooked. It was pretty simple.....

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stuck? stuck?! STUCK!!!

Сексуальный товарищ! From deep within the X3 movie website flash file. Put this on the very short list of things I wouldn’t mind having my tongue stuck to in the middle of winter… Go on, triple dog dare me. 😉

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well said

The musical Rent always seemed to be walking a weird line between pandering to and butt-kissing its imagined audience, and simultaneously sneering at the people who actually had a hundred bucks a seat to spare in order to see it....