Monthly Archives: September 2006

Christopher Buckley

Another great article, this time by Christopher Buckley: “Who knew, in 2000, that ‘compassionate conservatism’ meant bigger government, unrestricted government spending, government intrusion in personal matters, government ineptitude, and cronyism in disaster relief? Who knew, in 2000, that the only … Continue reading

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Tiny Street Art Project

I’m loving this site called Little People. The artist takes tiny toy people and creates little scenes with them out and about in the world. Very cool. (via the morning news) They remind me of another site with the little … Continue reading

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This hole in the ground

Very powerful piece by Keith Olbermann. This hole in the ground. I’m just going to grab a portion of it. You should go there and read the whole thing. He’s one of the great voices of our times. “And anyone … Continue reading

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Holding Pattern

Well, it’s mom-dar vs. Internet-dar (Inter-dar?). I called the doctor and talked to one of the nurses. She doesn’t think it is Roseola because Sophie never had a fever spike and, generally, babies don’t have cold symptoms at the same … Continue reading

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Easy like Sunday morning

Well, she’s feeling better. We all took it easy this weekend in order to allow her to recover. She was in a jolly mood despite the overabundance of snot and snorfling and coughing. [click on that photo for more] Now … Continue reading

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Sick as an “Ah Oh!*”

*That’s “dog” in Sophie-speak. Well, perhaps the teething is also making her miserable, but now Sophie has a full-fledged cold. Last night, however, we were prepared. We discussed the events and the failure to communicate from the night before and … Continue reading

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Disney/ABC – rewriting history

As you have probably heard by now, Disney/ABC is going to be running a “docudrama” starting on Sunday called “The Path to 9/11″. Disney/ABC has admitted that it is a fictional telling of history. With a definitive slant towards laying … Continue reading

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Ugh on a cracker

I think I got an hour of sleep last night. Sophie has two more top teeth coming and and has been a bit stuffed up. They might be connected. However, last night she was REALLY stuffed up and spent most … Continue reading

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Guess Who?

another day, another instance of wtf? From Crooks & Liars: In August of 1966, a young Republican Congressman from Illinois gave a lengthy speech about the need for Congressional oversight over Vietnam war related contracts. This congressman insisted that only … Continue reading

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Disguise your dog!

This made me giggle: Poodle disguise kits for Dobermans (via and i wasted all that birth control) Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on … Continue reading

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