Monthly Archives: March 2009

Mrs. O gets some competition

Sizzlin’ G-20 Wives. (via Dr. Krugman, of all people) Go ahead and click. You know you want to.

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New Books at the Wapshott Press (and a 40% off pre-sale!)

Now only $8.40, will be $14.00 on April 10, 2009, eligible for Free Shipping at Amazon! Now only $7.80, will be $13.00 on April 10, 2009, eligible for Free Shipping at Amazon! More information than you can shake a stick … Continue reading

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Go for it, House o’ Reps!

“WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Moving with unusual speed, the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation to recoup most of the $165 million in retention bonuses paid to American International Group Inc employees. “Responding quickly to public outrage over … Continue reading

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Google Philistines

Or maybe it’s just a bot thing. Unfortunately there doesn’t seem to be an appeal. Oh well. Femme Femme Femme is a magnificent art blog that is a joy to read and voyage of discovery. It also gives my crappy … Continue reading

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Greedpublicans and the media

“Watching the national news media struggle to cover the economic crisis lately, one could be forgiven the fear that the United States had grown too ignorant and lazy to govern itself. “Between mis- and disinformation, cheap political posturing and crowd … Continue reading

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Watchmen review

God dayam that was boring. The parts in the jail and the jailbreak were the best parts, but the rest was just boring. This movie had even less dimension than the comic. You could spend about the same amount on … Continue reading

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What’s good about Los Angeles

“This is the second blog in a series in which young artists talk about the art they created on city traffic control boxes as part of our effort to beautify East Hollywood, Thai Town, and Little Armenia. LA Commons — … Continue reading

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Yes on Dr. Dean!

“WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Howard Dean, a practicing physician before entering politics, was under consideration by the Obama administration for the post of U.S. surgeon general, CNN reported Friday. “Dean, who recently wrapped up a four-year term as Democratic Party chairman, … Continue reading

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Now, you all know I’m a Mrs. Obama fangirl

But who is this bald guy in the background? Even to a civilian like me, he’s obviously Secret Service. I mean, does he have fangirls? Is his job cool or annoying? Does he have a code name? Could it be…Cueball? … Continue reading

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Message to Ian, who called me

We interrupt our regularly scheduled blogging. Ian, thanks for the call. We had a bad connection so I couldn’t understand your email address when you told it to me. About the No on 8 list, if you click on a … Continue reading

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Hitler learns of the “new” Watchmen ending

Proceed at your own risk: (via) Who has the time and resources to make stuff like this? I salute them.

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Hello Kitty Ass Tattoos

On a girl, these would be merely unfortunate. And, no, I am not posting that picture on my blog, but I’m damn happy to link to it.

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Star Trek blogging: The Cage in Leggos

The Cage, in Leggos. And I thought I was a Trekkie.

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Don’t put anything you like on LinkedIn

They’ve lost it: “License and warrant your submissions: You do not have to submit anything to us, but if you choose to submit something (including any User generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques and data), you must grant, and you actually … Continue reading

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