John McCain picks Sarah Palin for the veep spot. Sarah who??? WTF??? Some links (with thanks to Viva La Feminsta via Twitter): The Wikipedia article is here. NPR on Palin. And here (audio). Sarah Palin wants oil not polar bears; sues Bush administration. The Bilerico Project on Sarah Palin: attempt to roll back the rights… Continue reading Sarah Palin
Oh, this is it folks. Here it comes - TA DA - the laziest blog post ever. No doubt someone else has done this, but I thought of it myself this morning, so here goes. Instead of writing something, I'm just going to rehash some of my comments that I've left on other blogs! Because… Continue reading The Laziest Blog Post Ever
I read in the Pasadena Star News a while back that the Pasadena Police Department came up with a set of recommendations for John Muir High School. One of the recommendations (article here) was to install higher fences. This is the fence at Hollywood High School. Call me pie-in-the-sky, but wouldn't it be nice if… Continue reading Let Me Set the Battlements on Fire
Pasadena City Hall, north side. + + + + + + + + + + + + The US Open Tennis Tournament starts in Queens today. Over the next two weeks, I will watch a ridiculous amount of tennis and love every minute of it. I usually root for the underdog, but a few years… Continue reading Pasadena City Hall
You can really tell that I have become the Cat Lady because I can't resist the puns. I caught Momma Cat. I haven't seen the kitties for a couple of days. Daddy Black Cat (the one who read the manual on How To Avoid Cat Traps) was waiting for me in the driveway when I… Continue reading Catastrophe
The trap is set up in the backyard, and Papa Cat is sitting next to it, ignoring the yummy dinner waiting inside. The caterwaul you hear is from me.
In the vein of "Stuff White People Like," I am here today to boast that I have European friends. You've already met my French friend Nadine (who moved from Redondo Beach to Monte Carlo earlier this year). Meet my other French friend, Valérie Dessaint. I met her in Terrie Silverman's Life Stories Workshop. She's an… Continue reading Friends With Blogs