Tag Archives: White House

Happy News to End the Week

On Politico, this morning, I read the following: MAKING IT OFFICIAL: President Obama will stand next to Elizabeth Warren in the Rose Garden on Friday as he names her the assistant to the president and special adviser to the Treasury … Continue reading

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Liz Sighted and Other News

That’s Liz as in Elizabeth Warren … who was apparently seen leaving the White House yesterday.  I sure do hope Obama does the right thing. I’ve come upon some enlightening research about birth order which I share happily with you … Continue reading

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Shocking Developments

On the Men’s World Cup front, stop reading right here if you have yesterday’s games on the DVR and still haven’t watched ’em yet.  We were able to keep the score mum here … and thoroughly enjoyed watching that upset … Continue reading

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Breakers Saturday!

It’s Breakers Game Day.  Freezing, and quite possibly wet – but hey, we’re hardy folk right? Before embarking on this new chapter in Breakers’ history – a pause to remember good times past.  Maren?  Dagney?  We miss you! httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lR1o23nYr18 No … Continue reading

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Obama Dissing the Women?

Still no women’s bracket, so far as I can tell, from the Prez. Come on, Barack – where’s the women’s hoops love? Seriously, write to the President here and let him know that he’s sending a skewed message but just … Continue reading

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USWNT vs Iceland on an Icy Friday (Other Stuff, Too)

First off, our friend Alice (who suffers good-humoredly my unrelenting pressure to become a JordanCornblog contributor) is off to tour Florence today.  Happy travels, Alice! Happily, she will not have to leave before the USWNT faces Iceland in their second … Continue reading

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Happy March!!!

So far, on the beer-tasting front HollyCornblog’s brews are standing up very, very well … especially her smoked porter and her “Lay-Off IPA” … a name that we think (unfortunately for many) may have some legs.  There was also unanimous … Continue reading

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Saturday's Here!

Happy Saturday everyone! Looks like it’s going to be one beauty of a day. HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew should be on their way in another couple of hours and if I disappear for a while after they arrive, well, you’ll know … Continue reading

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Thoroughly Thursday

Okay, checking out the scene here on a Thursday morning. I am (of course) in a hurry. So here are some quick updates: HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew will be here this weekend! Hooray! Hopefully the snowstorm/rainstorm that appears to be brewing … Continue reading

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Sunday Celebrations!

Oh my god.  All I can say is “Oh, my god!”  We added a wireless access point on the third floor of our house yesterday (where I am writing) and it has opened up whole new vistas!  No longer do … Continue reading

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