26 August, 2008

Book 248: Geisha, A Life

26 August, 2008 // 0 Comments

Screw Memoirs of a Geisha. If you want to know what the life of a geisha is really like, read this book. (Incidentally, Mineko prefers “geiko,” the term used to describe geisha in Kyoto, so it’s kind of funny that it’s ...

How Many Houses?

26 August, 2008 // 0 Comments

I’ve been following the gaffe with McCain and the houses with as much interest as the next disgruntled renter, but since I wasn’t feeling so awesome this weekend, I haven’t had a chance to write about it until now. For those of you ...

Warm Zoos

26 August, 2008 // 0 Comments

Does McCain have Georgia on the brain? And we’re not talking about the state. Big Green is hurting the environment, argues the Santa Barbara Independent (hey, welcome to my soapbox, guys!) Access to abortion and freedom of choice are an ...