Monthly Archives: December 2008

January 3

Is International Drinking Straw Day! Get ready, everyone!

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A few tidbits

From Overheardinnewyork.com: Woman to toddler: The devil is evil. That’s why his name is spelled “d-evil”. From Overheard Everywhere: Girl to friend: And then this guy, I can’t remember his name, he was like “hey, you want some cake?” But … Continue reading

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More housewife-related music madness!

Found in a dollar store in Buffalo, New York. One of the songs on it was called, “It’s not the meat, it’s the motion.”

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Risk free trial …

is not the same as risk-free trial! (Apropos of something I saw on a billboard today.)

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Anxiety dream

I had an anxiety dream last night about the cat. I dreamt that I took her on vacation with me for some reason, and then on the last leg of the trip, I had to ride on a crowded bus. … Continue reading

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More politicians fighting in South Korea!

This brawl included fire extinguishers, sledge hammers, and an electric saw! S. Korean politicians brawl over U.S. trade pact

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Radiohead for babies

Check out Karma Police.

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Japanese psych drug ad art

A strange web site I stumbled across. The Japanese Gallery of Psychiatric Art

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Sock and Awe

Throw a shoe at George Bush! (Found through a link Ransom put on Facebook.)

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Wow! This guy is a freak!

Terrence Howard on women — and making sure their butts are clean.

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I have a BMI of 22.

Today when I went back to the health center to get my prescription refilled, the nurse remarked she had never gotten my weight. She weighed me, and I came out to 135, which I lamented. She said she thought it … Continue reading

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Get well (or born) with the kitty.

Apparently, there is a new Hello Kitty-themed hospital in Yuanlin, Taiwan. Found through Tokyo Mango.

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Went to the lib. today.

I took my first trip to the East Lansing Public Library today. I couldn’t find anything right off that got me excited, so I decided to go snoop around in the children’s section. I thought, hey, after all this heavy … Continue reading

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Blocked a contact on Flickr.

Today for the first time I’ve blocked a contact on Flickr. Although taking pictures and putting them up on Flickr is one of my favorite things in the world, once in a while I come across some disturbing stuff. Specifically, … Continue reading

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Finished everything!

I’m done with everything for this semester! It’s a big relief, although today I felt at loose ends. Tomorrow, though, I’m going to make my first trip to the public library and see what they’ve got. Fun reading! Woo!

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I’m back to my pre-leaving-China weight!

Yeah!

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Trying to get everything done.

Everything is winding down — I have a little more than two days to get everything finished.  The good news is that I think I’m most of the way to being there.  The bad thing is that I’m goofing off … Continue reading

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This is not for me.

I couldn’t believe this was real!  I came across it in a Rite-Aid near my house.

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Sugar crash!

Today I went to a baby shower for one of my classmates, where, naturally, I ate plenty of cake.  After coming home, I felt really tired, and laid down to take a nap.  The next thing I knew, it was … Continue reading

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“Pants are man’s romances.”

A piece of weird writing by a student in Japan. I’ve never gotten anything like this.

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