Category Archives: Events

Broke my heart at the Funplex (yes you did, yes you did)

My first thought was: my god they are old!  My second thought was: J, your mom should totally go as Kate Pierson for Halloween!  (Second thought, part B, was that I should go as Kate Pierson for Halloween).  My third … Continue reading

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Stranger than what?

NBC has a lot to be ashamed of; its coverage of the Olympics is abysmal.  Even though it’s not qualitatively that different from Olympics past, somehow watching these games has felt more like watching a Nancy McKeon/Meredith Baxter Birney made … Continue reading

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Figure Skating of Yesteryear

I’m a big fan of the Olympics, in particular Figure Skating, but I’ve got to admit that I’m having a hard time getting into it this year.  A lot of it has to do with NBC’s horrible coverage.  I swear … Continue reading

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Geaux Saints!

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T-minus (here we go!)

The Vancouver Olympics kick off in just 9 days!  Somehow the Olympics were not yet on my radar four months ago when I booked a trip so I will be out of the country for the opening ceremonies and the … Continue reading

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Snap ‘N Slide, Ladies!

A year ago, the day after President Obama’s inauguration, my best friend and I went down to the Mall to check out the aftermath.  Work crews swarmed the Mall trying to restore it to its pre-inaugural condition, an amazing feat … Continue reading

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Help for Haiti

There are astounding vidoes and links below about the truly unbelievable behavior of Rush Limbaugh and Pat Roberston.  But they don’t deserve to be above the fold, so to speak.  More important than anything those two gas bags have ever … Continue reading

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