Monthly Archives: February 2012

Your Taste in Books

This made me chuckle: The author on top is JK Rowling, who writes with awesome and kills several of her characters in heroic ways. You are left saddened, but there are others still alive who are going to get to … Continue reading

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For my Valentine, Sweet Babou

It is really, really hard to put into words how much I love my Sweet Babou. Words seem too sappy. Let’s be honest – anything that describes how I feel about him IS sappy. You know the feeling you had … Continue reading

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RIP Ms. Houston

I first heard of Whitney Houston when I was in 8th grade. She exploded onto the pop music scene with “How Will I Know” and I adored her.  But in high school my favorite song of hers in was “I … Continue reading

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Taste the rainbow, bitches.

Now I know why hate groups think gays are “dangerous” … … gay humorists are using clothing to actively recruit new members.   (Image found at Sociological Images)

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Lilo’s birthday cake

Lilo doesn’t turn 7 until the end of March, but she has already started plotting a cake. It’s her Godmother Molly’s turn to make the cake this year, and she will need Team Jesus to get through it. Lilo loves … Continue reading

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Sometimes, you gotta whore for those you love

I am lucky, in so many ways. In today’s big THANK YOU to God/Universe/Whatever-you-call-it-or-don’t, I am formally grateful my husband makes enough at his job that we can have a middle-class life and I can stay home with the Fokkerettes … Continue reading

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An eye on the prize

My friend Sorcha is having eye surgery today. She has a problem called a macular hole. This is a, basically, a small hole that opened up in her retina. They have to fix it with a procedure called a vitrectomy. … Continue reading

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Today is my Mom’s 63rd Birthday

Happy Birthday, Mom … even though you don’t read this because you don’t know it exists. I can’t tell my mom about this place because, as a life-long Republican, she would take every attack I write about the GOP as … Continue reading

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Obama and the Monster

The USA has restored it’s military and financial aid to Uzbekistan, even though Uzbek President Karimov is a dictator of such heinousness he makes Pol Pot look like a lamb in comparison. Karimov has even been know to boil political … Continue reading

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Poverty and Wealth are not correlations of Work

    Lately the far-right, via their mouthpiece Faux “News”, has been bleating that the rage experienced by the bottom 99% of Americans at the cold-blooded dismantling of equality and the political system by the parasitic 1% is merely class … Continue reading

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