A. I've had this song in my head for a week. B. I am not even kidding you, I CRIED when that thing with this character and his dad happened at the end. I CRIED. Cause it often goes so... the other way. C. This show has some problems. It is also crack-tastic. D. I… Continue reading Glee clip
http://community.livejournal.com/racism_101/55865.htmlcommunity.livejournal.com/racism_101/56995.htmlI posted about this because I was really frustrated about my inability to catch immediately some of the racist tropes and themes which have become ever-more-pervasive in american "discourse," (which I have to put the word "discourse" in quotes, cause... yeah).so... the first post is my original question, which includes some useful links about racism… Continue reading fight racism with bingo!
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/sep/16/jimmy-carter-you-lie-racistsalient highlights: Carter said the "You lie" interjection by Joe Wilson showed there was "an inherent feeling among many in this country that an African-American should not be president".The 84-year-old said the case was part of a disturbing trend directed at Obama that has included equating the president to Nazi leaders. "Those kind of things… Continue reading Jimmy Carter is awesome
so after all the angsty DRAMA I will start Thursday. I'm happy. I'm grateful. I'm exhausted. and ... I've just spent the last hour watching the season finale of Dollhouse. I think Joss Whedon is one of those crazy kinds of geniuses. the kind who is crazy. but still a genius. oh Alpha: I heart… Continue reading I should be happier…. I suppose
I am so frustrated right now I just wanna slap someone. really. I want to cause physical harm to another human being. maybe I just wanna slap the internet. I am just super frustrated.this case, it's me - I guess I fucked up. I just got off the phone with my soon-to-be boss. I got told,… Continue reading update on the job front and/or “a woman of leisure”
my anxiety levels are pretty high today.... which is true of this day for the past 8 years. I like the idea a whole lot about a national day of service. a lot. we should use our memories and fears and suffering as a wedge, a lever, a hammer to make the world a better… Continue reading
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/sep/09/hadley-freeman-sexual-abuse-modelssalient quotes:Anand Jon Alexander, known professionally as Anand Jon, has achieved a certain kind of success since moving to America from India: his clothes have been worn by Paris Hilton, he has appeared on America's Next Top Model.Then, last week, he was sentenced to 59 years in prison, having been found guilty of 16 counts,… Continue reading one more reason to hate the fashion industry… (not that you needed one)
Angry Black Woman makes an awesome post of awesomeness about Supernatural:theangryblackwoman.com/2009/09/09/an-open-letter-to-eric-kripke/(no news on the job front yet. I am trying to clean my house.)
so yeah. no word from anybody about the paperwork on my job.I don't even know what paperwork has to be filled out. I know it should all be done through the americorps website (which, is totally shite) but really. so I can't start my new job and it's a holiday weekend and nobody will call… Continue reading waiting… it feels like being unemployed!
if so, this post is for you!!!! remind me why I'm single again? oh.... THIS: spokane.craigslist.org/m4w/1362025239.html (italics and bold font added by editor; all misspellings are the fault of the author) AM I too picky? - 41 (spokane) Date: 2009-09-07, 2:44AM PDT Reply To This Post Simple guy looking for simple lady. I know… Continue reading do you ever feel the need to mock people? are you ever entertained by singles ads?