Simple questions, probably no easy answers: Why do you blog? What keeps you coming back to Livejournal/WordPress/InsaneJournal, etc...? What do you get out of it? What prompted you to do … Continue reading Why do you blog?
So... a guy who has no lower legs, who has overcome that fact to become a world class athlete is disqualified from the Beijing Summer games because his prosthetics give … Continue reading Double Amputee not to be allowed in 08 Games, stupid reason as to why
From Karen Mavarin's blog via John Scalzi's blog today: Weekend Assignment #196: Now that the WGA strike has had lots of time to affect the prime time television schedules, how … Continue reading Weekend Assignment #196
So... Eric and I are watching tv and a commercial comes on about rolling over your 401K. The couple in the commercial are middle aged. The wife begins to berate … Continue reading In lieu of a japan travel report you get this….
I saw this via LJ, and I must say I'm shocked at this trite shit. They cannot seriously be suggesting black people go out and fucking panhandle for reparations. But … Continue reading Panhandling for reparations? GTFO, seriously
I got my usual EB Games email newsletter today... someone explain to me what the hell the highlighted text is supposed to mean? [All emphasis is mine] Nariko, a fiery … Continue reading What the hell is that supposed to mean?
I think I need to make a decision, a firm one this time about where I'll hang my blogger's hat. I'd like some feedback from those of you that read … Continue reading WordPress vs Livejournal … a bloggers conundrum
Lauredhel posts about some breast surgery that isn't breast surgery according to the docs who invented it. 2049live posted about the Twin Towers Alliance Interview [he's working on their site] … Continue reading In lieu of real content some linkage for you peeps
Could Mr Right be White? Or dating 'outside' comes into practice for black women My friend Fard did a very good post on his LJ about this topic. You can … Continue reading Dating “outside” … some thoughts.
This is how Deathly Hallows should have ended! Warning, re-written Spoilery DH epilogue crack-fic ahoy. For those that don't want to click, the crack-fic is after the jump. WARNING: DH … Continue reading I laughed so hard I cried… crack-fic re-write of the DH Epilogue. Spoilers of coures
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Put under a cut so I can stop getting such jack ass comments on this old post. Something that really bothered me today... as I was walking to meet a … Continue reading Did I miss a memo?
I'm sick of Livejournal and the bullshit there... I'm thinking of keeping this as my main blogging home in the foreseeable future, and paying for upgrades here rather than on … Continue reading I think this will be my new blogging home for a while…
My LJ pal Karynthia wrote the post below; and it resonated with me because I've finally stopped to think about the fandoms I'm interested in and how the few people … Continue reading On POC self hatred in fan fiction… a thought sparked by a friends LJ post