Daily Archives: January 18, 2012

"I’ve got this fear of falling I’m trying to overcome…"

I love Eddie from Ohio.  (Thank you, Cathy, for introducing me to them.) “Number Six Driver” is one of my favorite songs.*  Tonight, I was  listening to another song by them, “Gravity,” when I had such a startling thought, I … Continue reading

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Nope. Not me.

On tonight’s Criminal Minds episode, Dr. Spencer Reid (played by the gorgeously geeky Matthew Gray Gubler) was lamenting the fact that he had  not changed the world, and he was already *gasp!* thirty.  “Do you ever have the feeling you … Continue reading

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As someone who has had her fair share of doctor visits, I am very familiar with that standard pain chart — the one with the faces on it.  I can never figure out exactly how to use that to quantify … Continue reading

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Okay, so he had his own motives…

The Red-Headed Menace was so incensed by the Wikipedia blackout that he wrote his Representative and Senators about SOPA and PIPA.  I’m rather proud of him. I did not see the text of the emails, though, so I am not … Continue reading

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Today’s playlist

What I am listening to in the car today, as selected last night: “Cloudy”    Simon & Garfunkel“Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight ”   James Taylor“Don’t Ask Me Why”    Billy Joel“Down in the Boondocks”    Billy Joe Royal“Drops … Continue reading

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Today is fired. And it’s not getting a recommendation, either.

So this morning, I had to deal with a son who, by virtue of waiting to take his meds until 6 pm yesterday was up until 3.  I did manage to finally get him out of bed for him to … Continue reading

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