There is a lot of debate about Christ vs. Christmas. There are bumper stickers, there are Facebook petitions, there are Republicans — “Let’s keep the Christ in Christmas, people!” But is anyone talking about the outdated, schmaltzy tradition still called “Thanksgiving?” Once upon a time, a few malcontents took a luxury cruise to the East […]Read more "Let’s Take the Thanks Out of Thanksgiving"
I’ve laughed at the spam in my e-mail account before. The English is atrocious, the claims are fantastic, etcetera. These questionable vendors claim that their pills will cure my chronically flaccid thingy-dingy, make my hair grow thicker, lower my cholesterol — AND be cheap and affordable. We treat spam like a virtual scourge. Mail programs […]Read more "There Has Always Been Spam"
Thursday, February 07, 2008 Where Did The Normal People Go? Current mood: angsty This has been building up for a while. Where are the “normal” folks? Where are the people who look like they… (deep breath) …don’t reek of smoke, bathe regularly, get their hair cut by professionals, get their hair cut more than twice […]Read more "MySpace, Feb. 2 – 7, 2008"