Monthly Archives: September 2008

Up and Running

After some technological adventures that I’ll be happy to never repeat, I’m up and running again.  It was actually kind of nice to be off line as the economy continued its nosedive and the big bailout stalled in Congress.  Apparently … Continue reading

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Sorry Folks

The migration is going more slowly than anticipated. (Isn’t that the way?) I am on the right track now, after having wasted yesterday and last night on an automated process that not only increased my carbon footprint more than I … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries … Before the Great Migration

I’m going to be migrating everything from my old computer to my new one in just a wee bit … so am posting somewhat quickly now.  Hopefully you’ll hear from me again. If not, you’ll know that things went badly … Continue reading

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Saturday Stuff (Sorry – No Good Title This Morning)

This video by the other Sarah is to die for!  (Jimmy Kimmel, what were you thinking????) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgHHX9R4Qtk And here’s another offering (thanks for this, too, BJE), on the ultimate cruelty of the Palin pick.  It’s a good read – and … Continue reading

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If Anyone is Having a Worse Week Than the US Economy, It Just Might Be John McCain

Watch Josh Marshall from TPM for a nice look at some details about John McCain’s not-very-good week (and why he’s been backpedaling from little things like debates).  And Palin just continues to amaze … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YDdR7YqWZ8s&feature=user Here’s the text of a … Continue reading

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The Administration That Cried Wolf, McCain's Mental Status, the WPS, and Happy Birthday HollyCornblog!

Lots to write about today … and let me start with what’s been nagging at me ever since this whole Wall Street debacle became the latest national emergency.  I keep thinking, “What if this really is an emergency?  Bush certainly … Continue reading

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McCain Skips Out on Letterman

Here are some excerpts from Letterman’s program to air tonight (Wednesday, 9/24/08).  Very interesting stuff. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjkCrfylq-E&eurl=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/09/24/john-mccain-cancels-lette_n_128998.html

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Short on Time and Shamelessly Stealing from The Writer's Almanac Today!

This takes me right back to high school days- when riding the el was the path to urban adventure and I felt cosmopolitan and riddled with daydreams and possibilities, playing hooky and wandering the 1970’s streets of Philadelphia … The … Continue reading

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Tuesday and We're Back at It

I’m home and still catching up, so this will be brief.  We’re undergoing an audit by the State of NH at work starting tomorrow and running through the end of the week.  (As Princess Sparkle Pony would say … “Yay!”). … Continue reading

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Heading Home

Had a great visit and am heading home this morning to NH.  Thanks HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew.  (See you in November!)

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