Monthly Archives: March 2006

Life update:

Still sick.

And now you know

How to make vegan twinkies. I wonder if these will survive any nuclear holocausts? via

The "Founding Fathers" are rolling in their graves

So I know there’s a post below on a stupid forward I received about boycotting Pepsi products because they’ve left out the “under God” phrase from the Pledge of Alligence. I initially posted it tongue-in-cheek, consoling myself that it was an extreme example of religious right ignorance back home. Sigh. Maybe it’s not such an […]


Don’t buy Pepsi in the new can. Pepsi has a new “patriotic” can coming out with pictures of the EmpireStateBuilding, and the Pledge of Allegiance on them. However, Pepsi left out two little words on the pledge,”Under God.” Pepsi said they didn’t want to offend anyone. In that case, we don’t want to offend anyone […]

Religion, torture, Islam, Christianity

This last week’s Real Time with Bill Maher was really good. You never know with that show — it’s either really well done, or just boring/painful to watch. This week’s panel was Muslim author Reza Aslan, actor Jason Alexander, and my old Congressman from GA, Jack Kingston. Good discussion all around — well worth watching. […]

Oh what a night.

At Brownies tonight, one of my co-leaders pitched a royal fit and left — 5 minutes into the hour-and-a-half long meeting. She was having “issues” I suppose, and felt like she didn’t need to be there to help us.Odd thing is, the other senior Brownie leader was out of town tonight too, leaving me and […]

Burning bridges

(this late night musing is brought to you by insomnia and the letter C, for constant coughing) “Burn your bridges“to permanently and unpleasantly end your relationship with a person or organization. ex:/Welles had burned his bridges so badly with the movie studios that they laughed when you mentioned his name. Etymology: based on the military […]