Monthly Archives: January 2009

Grammatical Updates

First off, Alice was in a bit of a rush this morning – else I’m sure she would not have taken the avoidance tack.  (She was also clearly disturbed by McCain’s snub of Obama – although her interpretation is probably … Continue reading

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Beginning of the End

Sounds ominous, I know … but I’m just talking about the beginning of the end of the month, here.  It’s been a frozen, snowy January – in fact I can’t remember the last time I saw bare ground here in … Continue reading

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… and Then There Was UConn

Yup, Auburn (“You can’t win if you can’t shoot“) lost to Georgia last night, leaving Andy Landers and Geno Auriemma both very happy.  Meanwhile, Angie Bjorklund and the Lady Vols gave Pat Summitt her 999th win … I get so … Continue reading

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RPE Has Landed

… and as I write, it is 9:20 PM where she is! (And HOT, I am guessing.) You go, girl!!!

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High Flying Bird

… and I don’t mean the Cardinals!  Nope … the Steelers will clip their wings.  But RPE is en route from Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro as I write.  The plane is slated to land at 8:35 PM.  (Check the JordanCornblog clock.)  … Continue reading

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Snowy NH Wednesday

Maddow on her interview with Blago … very weird stuff from the Gov. about cowboys here … httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adkUIes6W1w Much of this made great grist for Jon Stewart.  And then here’s the actual interview … Part 1: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9C0zdBt5WbM Part 2: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKltCzsGRuo … Continue reading

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'Til Tuesday

First off, the UConn Huskies are a scary-good basketball team! The women, I’m talking about.  They played Louisville last night.  While the Cardinals  stayed with them through part of the first half, by the second half the Huskies had blown … Continue reading

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Feingold Amendment and Other Fine Tidbits on a Fine Monday Morning

Russ Feingold is going to be introducing a proposed amendment to the US Constitution that will require special elections to fill vacated Senate seats.  Some states already do this by State law – and Feingold’s amendment would require all to … Continue reading

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Sub-Zero Sunday

It feels like Alaska here in NH this morning – and so my thoughts turn naturally to Sarah Palin.  She is a busy gal, you betcha. Everyone’s read, if they follow her at all, about how she is blaming the … Continue reading

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Kay Yow Dies

I added a new site to my links:  She’s a Baller – all things having to do with women’s b-ball.  In the course of doing that, I saw the sad news that Kay Yow has died at age 66, after … Continue reading

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