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May 15 2018
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I read this as a kid, but I honestly don’t recall a lot of it. This year I am only reading books by women. I’m going to add this to my list. I think it’s an important revisit. Especially given this current political landscape.

Apr 17 2018
4

I saw this report this morning and I am also saddened. The Honorable Harry Stone was one of my favorite judges of all time, Mel Torme references not withstanding. I think Night Court was the first time I saw Brent Spiner as well (he played a recurrent, rather gullible, no-goodnik). Read more

Mar 8 2018
34

Oooo, an excuse to post a bunch of flags making fun of this stupid flag, one of my favorite collections of things on the internet!

Mar 8 2018
18

I’m reading a book on epigenetics at the moment and the current chapter discusses the effects of childhood stress on a person’s later propensity for anxiety. It’s pretty clear that a stressed childhood leads to lifelong elevations in cortisol and other stress hormones when compared with people who were less stressed Read more

Feb 25 2018
5

This is amazing. Did your mother try to arm you with raincoats and galoshes and stuff? My little sister once fell in the fountain at a mall. It was simultaneously hilarious and mortifying.

Feb 20 2018
11

I had an overwhelming day. I am finalizing the paperwork for my new job. I start March 5th. They verified my Education and employment today. Also, I have to get fingerprinted on Saturday. I am going to miss my current job, even with all the nonsense they put me through. I cried so hard after dinner I made myself sick.

Feb 13 2018
9

This reminds me that I should call up my school district and donate money to outstanding lunch balances.