I will now begin to make chicken soup for the first time ever. Yes, I am cheating but I think it still counts.
Olbermann named — gasp — Sen. Barack Obama one of the “Worst Persons In The World” on Monday’s show.
We’re conditioned to think that our lives revolve around great moments. But...– The Cab Ride I’ll Never Forget | Zen Moments you must read this story. it’s beautiful. - dreameveryday Wow. I hadn’t planned on crying today. I love reading stories like this, it lets me know there are still good people in the world.- chadsugg
THE BIDEN v PALIN VP DEBATE DRINKING GAME
DRINK EVERYTIME: - Palin talks in circles (double if it’s in response to a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ question) - Palin says “Maverick” (drink for the severity of it’s irrelevancy to the question) - Palin uses Russia and Alaska in the same sentence - Palin name drops a foreign leader - Palin mentions, and defines the Bush Doctrine - Biden Points with his...
…we’ve become a banana republic with nukes.– Paul Krugman: New York Times Blog
I mean, this ends with us bombing Somalia to get rid of the pirates…– Boyf this morning about his concern as to why CNN was not covering the Pirates.
# of thank you notes I have written in the past 3 weeks.
1. pelosi speech 2. house of representatives 3. bailout vote 4. house vote...– Today’s top-10 Google searches, via Google Trends via spintree & robot-heart The good news is: People are paying attention.
Bush and a host of leading congressional figures had implored the lawmakers to...– House votes down massive bailout measure - Economy in Turmoil- msnbc.com AC, this is part of the argument I was making this morning. This would be BIG news any other year, BUT were it not this year, the bailout probably would have passed. In an election year, all bets are off. And, now that...
the little things
When I was home, my mom and I went for an “early morning” walk. As we walked along the canal near her house, I learned that cotton fields look a lot like rosebushes and I saw my very first burrowing owl. I had no clue such a creature existed. On our way back we passed San Ignacio Cafe, this little run down restaurant by the side of the road. Every time we drive by it’s always jam...
high: perfect purchase found in the very first store. low: bad knee day. haven’t had one in a while, but today it returned.
fingers crossed. big time. mariposas galore.
free street food?
On my way home from work I saw Ugly Betty filming on 28th St. just to the east of 7th Ave. They actually had those tall movie set chairs that said, “Ugly Betty.” Anyway, the point of my story is that there was this HUGE white tent with tons of food, just there in the middle of the street. I seriously considered walking in and helping myself. I don’t think anyone would have...
what i learned today
SWAG= Stuff We All Get. You are welcome.
I _ _ _ _ my job!!!
It’s been a rough week, but several things to look forward to are keeping the spirit alive. Enough about that. Tonight, debate watch party here. The drizzly weather is kind of making me just want to park it on my couch.
Metro tried to find a Republican voter in Lower Manhattan yesterday. We...– NYC Metro Newspaper, Friday September 19. FRONT PAGE. Loves it. (via dailykayla)
11:24 AM - McCain Officially Going To Debate– HUFFPO duh.
Goodbye, Mary. Guerrilla marketing picks you up at the gym & meets the parents.
September 21 was my Mom’s birthday. She rarely reads my blog but for some reason I had the desire to write about her—even if she never saw it. I tried. I just couldn’t find the right words. I am, by no stretch of the imagination a good writer. My words were frumpy and inadequate. While trying to describe the person in my life who I most respect, that was unacceptable. I finally...
heading here to check out this guy. sweet.
This is exactly the time when the American people NEED to hear from the person...– Barack Obama (via notthatkindagay) (via claudia)
meepmeep: wearing a jumper with hearts on it [for actual], i’m ready to see weezer tonight at msg. jumi, i’ll draw a stick figure of you on a piece of paper and hold it up, i guess. fe, demanding photo evidence. asap. mk?thxbye.
Well, actually you could, if you weren’t still sulking and plotting for 2012.– Dowd on Bill Clinton’s tepid View performance.
high: developments on a certain front low: sick! from little cousins’ kisses…worth it.
What was the #1 Song on the day you were born? →
via unburyingthelead, unicornology, dilaudid, meaghano, scout, butterflyeffect Birthday: December 27, 1982 Song: “Maneater” by Daryl Hall & John Oates Reaction: Untrue, but hilarious.
The media should pull reporters off the McCain campaign and refuse to cover...– What A Real Media Revolt Would Look Like | Slog | The Stranger | Seattle’s Only Newspaper
Before she slipped on the pink shift, the More team inquired if we might remove...– Lesley Jane Seymour: Behind The More Magazine Shoot: Who Dictates Michelle Obama’s Personal Style?