1 October, 2009

Glee: The Rhodes Not Taken

1 October, 2009 // 3 Comments

She kicked his wheelchair. She. Kicked. His. Wheelchair. I’m sorry, I have to say it one more time, for emphasis, before I can discuss this episode: she kicked his wheelchair to push it across the stage as part of a dance number. Kicked. ...

Thursday Night Post

1 October, 2009 // 0 Comments

My treasure trove of old magazines has increased, so we’re jumping from our well-reviewed 1939 copy of LIFE Magazine to the 18 November, 1944 edition of the Saturday Evening Post. Check out that heroic wartime cover! Local readers may find ...

An Open Letter to Feministing

1 October, 2009 // 214 Comments

Table of Contents: The Backstory The Letter List of Cosigners What Happened Next -Email Exchange with Courtney -Reposting of the Open Letter -The Chat What I Would Like Feministing To Do What You Can Do Thank You The Backstory: Feministing is a ...

The Jasmine Project: Tendrils Like Tentacles

1 October, 2009 // 0 Comments

Time for the monthly jasmine update; according to the slick salesperson at the garden store, my jasmine plants should have “doubled in size” by now. Well, that certainly didn’t happen. But there is definitely some growth happening ...

Chilled Penguins

1 October, 2009 // 0 Comments

Hey, local readers: there’s a lot of interesting material on Measure A on the Clerk-Recorder’s website which I thought I would alert you to, since I assume you are also being deluged with glossy electioneering pamphlets. Interesting how ...