September 2009

FlashForward: No More Good Days

25 September, 2009 // 0 Comments

FlashForward is probably one of the more anticipated new shows this fall; ABC is clearly introducing it to get people interested in a new show now that Lost is about to end and they’ve seen that this kind of programming attracts fans. The ...

Smoky Pottery

25 September, 2009 // 0 Comments

Everyone, go read “How to Read Articles About Health and Health Care.” It’s ok, I’ll wait. Have you read it yet? No? Go read it. Seriously, I’ll wait. Ok, on with the other links of interest for the day: Ok, ...

Glee: Preggers

24 September, 2009 // 4 Comments

Laura at Adventures of a Young Feminist also has reviewed “Preggers,” and you might want to check her take out (it includes a recap, which I am too lazy to do). So, let’s talk about “Preggers.” I will say this for Glee: ...

Sighing Slate

24 September, 2009 // 5 Comments

Oh, zoonotic diseases, will you never stop being oh so crafty? As Obama supporters learn that their Golden Boy is actually just another politician, are they losing the hope? Chally’s post on ableist language is well worth a read. And, many of ...

It’s All Greek To Me

23 September, 2009 // 3 Comments

I recently started watching Greek, a show about fraternities and sororities which airs on ABC Family. It takes place at the fictional Cyprus-Rhodes University, revolving around the lives of characters in several fraternities and sororities. ...

Fluffy Geckoes

23 September, 2009 // 3 Comments

Amanda Hess, one of my personal heroes, pretty much nails it with this post discussing why the media is referring to a woman who made a false rape accusation as a “whore” and a “venal vixen,” instead of calling her a ...

Better Than Nothing?

22 September, 2009 // 6 Comments

So, I have a problem with the current proposals for health care reform on the table. And this problem, to put it bluntly, is that these proposals suck giant donkey testicles. I’m not going to pussyfoot around here: I’m totally opposed, ...

Chirping Sheep

22 September, 2009 // 4 Comments

Required reading: small town America is experiencing what can only be called a “rural brain drain.” This is a serious problem, and it’s only getting worse. Want to know if you have what it takes for the Canadian government to ...
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