Archives for: "November 2006"

Nov/29
2006

Time and Age

I sat today, waiting in the mall by the fountain while my girlfriend was finishing her Christmas list. Near me sat a grouchy old man in his late 70s or so. He was chatting with another elderly gentleman about the effects of aging and how much the body… more »
Nov/29
2006

Holidays

I'm not a Grinch. Not really. I like giving and sharing and pending time with the people that are genetically similar to me and all. My family is all crazy but it's not the shockingly embarrassing kind. More the laughing so hard you start to get tears… more »
Nov/16
2006

Sexism

I'm male. Growing up, my parents instilled a number of attitudes in me that are inherently sexist. But they're also considered gentlemanly. Open doors, walk on the road side of the lady, and carry items for her. Standard fare, but not as wide spread… more »
Nov/15
2006
Well you for one, bitch, for putting your kid in the middle of a situation he had nothing to do with. It's back to Elvira Arellano again, she's still holed up in a church wearing T-Shirts with slogans like the title of this post. If things weren't… more »
Nov/13
2006
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Republican-led legislative panel claims in a new report on illegal immigration that abortion is partly to blame because it is causing a shortage of American workers. A little late for the ol' vote aren't we? So what's next… more »
Nov/11
2006
OK, its not MY sex life. But, I feel more normal and a bit creeped out: http://www.craigslist.org/about/best/pdx/203730169.html more »
Nov/06
2006

Really is anyone surprised?

Two tidbits of "hot" news have basically raised no eyebrows at all: Saddam is guilty and the Preacher is a fag. I'm not certain who exactly is supposed to care about either. Taking the first item, we all knew Saddam was guilty, his country knew, the… more »
Nov/05
2006
I don't like TV much, I prefer computers, something I know I've said before. Thus I enjoy my time away from TV's, and resent their intrusion into my life, most of all when I can't control their "off" feature. I can understand bars. It's ok in a bar, and… more »
Nov/03
2006
What is so difficult in landing a pile of metal between two lines with a bit to spare on either side? But it must be becoming more difficult. Example one: Car was so crooked that front tire on one side was on line rear tire on the other side was on the… more »
Nov/03
2006

Before I begin, let me admit that I know in some ways this is hypocritical coming from a person who bitches as often as I do. That said; let me move along to the meat. Recently, to much fanfare, Take Two released their much anticipated Columbine… more »
Nov/01
2006

Hrm

Question: If your cell phone rings and you're in the bathroom do you answer it? Follow up question: If someone else's phone rings while you're in the bathroom do you flush? more »
Nov/01
2006
Imagine if everyone in the world spoke their very own language. It would be impossible to communicate with friends, neighbors, family. It would be impossible to work together as a society. Commonality of language gives us a bridge to pool the powers of… more »