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Just Another Gray Morning

Today is the end-of-year celebrations in both the kids’ classrooms even though the last day of school is Friday. I turned on Alice Cooper’s “School’s Out for Summer,” saying, “I’ll play it again for you on Friday.” Me: Would you like me to bring a boombox on Friday to pick up and blast this song […]

The Week

Our family subscribes to The Week magazine. It basically distills news from publications around the world, so you can see the various sides of each story. Everyone but the girl enjoys it—even the seven-year-old boy reads the political cartoons and scans the news items. They have some great columns that express the ridiculousness of the […]

The End of the World as We Know It

I had my first iced latte of the season, after a nine mile run this morning, and it was heavenly. Which is a good thing because it’s about as close to heaven as I’m going to get today, if there is indeed a Rapture. Us Jews don’t make the cut. Once again, they’re keeping the […]

Angry, Angry!

I’ve always been a fan of Pomplamoose (their “Single Ladies” cover rocks!), but this just seals the deal: ZUZ8AE89926Y

Next Year In…

I liked this humorous guide to the traditional Thanksgiving seder.

What I Think About When I Can’t Sleep.

What time is it? Oy. It’s move day. The house is only half packed. If I start to wrap dishes in paper, will I wake the kids? What the HELL did I do to my foot? This week’s 10 miler was a mistake. Which podiatrist should I see? Maybe Adam’s right and we shouldn’t have […]

The Perfect Present!

My mom found these while looking for gifts for Doodles. They should be on everyone’s “must have” lists:a Lego set for Bush fans and a way to transport the folks at Guantanamo Bay.

For All the Republicans Out There…

(and that includes you Adam!)

From the Get Over It Department

I don’t normally post unrelated videos on my site, but I found this over at Mom O Matic and I thought it was hysterical.