Monthly Archive: August 2008


Olympics: Bronze never looked so… hot

Uh… I’m sorry, what was I going to type? I got a little distracted. I actually haven’t seen much of the Olympic Games coverage. I have a few shows saved on my TiVo, but finding time to sit down and...


OMG the Fairy Shoe-Person!!

After seeing this song on YouTube, I knew I was going to have to record at least one episode of Sesame Street this season. I barely recognize any of the new actors or muppets/monsters, but NPH got a good half...


dreams: Due Date?

Last night during my dreams was a scene in which I was visibly and comfortably pregnant. I was traveling with friends on a train and men and women both paused and gave me that look of either amazement or “awww”...


and time… is still marching on

Oh yeah, it’s that time of year. That explains my mood perfectly! It’s about a month before my birthday and it seems like no matter how carefree I may or may not have been all year, for the next 30...


lol: iz made of choclat?

From the deadline USA blog at The Guardian comes LOL Bush. A LOL Cats inspired look at some photos taken during President Bush’s visit to the Olympic Games.


This is why I usually order Gin & Tonic

I’m not sure how, but I’ve managed to find more than a few mixology-related publications lately. I’m also not sure what that says about me (that I don’t already know, no need for comments from the peanut gallery, thank you)...


Get me a dictionary!

In yet another “why aren’t you watching this… and if you are, why aren’t we dishing about it?” entry comes a quick snippet from The Venture Bros. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view...


Learning (from others’ failure) is Fun!

Do you like watching train wrecks? Of course you do, you’re an American with a television! How about educational train wrecks? If that concept didn’t blow your mind, you should be keeping up with You Suck At Photoshop. It’s a...


the most wonderful time of the year

Forget the holiday song, it’s right now, as August makes its slow slide into the cool, crisp and brisk days of Autumn/Fall. I love finally being able to shut off the air conditioner, and actually wanting to leave the house...