I have no idea what's in a Mai Tai
wooliebear: But it’s absolutely delightful on a 90 degree summer evening at the pool luau. Sending text messages across the pool to BFF E. Now you know what’s in a Mai Tai. What you do with this knowlede is your problem. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mai_Tai
PUBLIC EMPLOYEES AND PUBLIC HEALTH FTW
So after a week of beggin/sniffling/bargaining/re-visiting doctors, someone just called from the appointments office of my local public hospital to tell me that they can do my MRI on Tuesday. Whoooo-hooo. And all I had to pay were my taxes.
NY TIMES: "Dr. Munshi-South, an assistant... →
inothernews: Life is incredible. I learned that the day I saw a pigeon happily tearing into a discarded slice of pizza. You just wait till the squirrels start ordering Shake Shack.
51 minutes of Amy Winehouse, from a BBC live show. Haven’t watched it all yet myself: too sad. (by way of Dangerous Minds)
How could a woman die a block from the beach, surrounded by her neighbors, and...– St. Pete Times reporter Michael Kruse, in his goosebumpy, razor-sharp story on the remains of Kathryn Norris. (via washingtonpoststyle) What a sad story. Well, I’ve got my future staring me in the face here. (via wooliebear)
“Hello? Housekeeping.” Diallo looked around the living room. She was standing...– Newsweek, “The Maid’s Tale,” from an interview with Nafissatou Diallo, who described being raped by Dominique Strauss-Kahn. I wonder how the defense will try to explain this account away. Or the hospital records. Or the 911 call. Let’s hear your version of events, Dominique. You say it wasn’t...
Another lazy repost..
..this time from Fussybook. Rambling thoughts. The European right is pissing itself right now because its beloved capitalism is flaking away, and even with logic aside, they can’t blame it all on the Socialists. And they have a zillion less-than-ivory-skinned immigrants who made the bullding boom possible (and 90% of those, Muslim or not, give a rat’s ass about ideology) They just...
WELL, YA KNOW..
darn if the world wouldn’t be a better place if News of the World could be reporting on this right now.NO really. They had the common touch. Plus lots of curly red hairs all over everything.
NO REALLY. CONSPIRACY THEORIES USUALLY ARE THE...
The “let’s save those southern Yurpeen darkies” plan was just approved yesterday. May I just maybe believe that just maybe…0h,shit. who knows.) n.b. For whateves it’s worth, don`t believe a SINGLE FUCKING WORD ABOUT POLTIICS SAID BY OLIVER STONE. Dipstick preppie. That is all.
OH WELL FUCKING BULLSHIT.
As I just heard on RTVE 1 (Spanish national tv, channel 1) the “anti-systema” might be behind it.Meaning, the anarch-punk-whatevs— You really are fucking kidding, right?
srmarymartha: Also isn’t it funny how when a woman eats chocolate and something salty, she’s totally PMSing but when a chef combines foods similarly it becomes artisanal?ç This morning I went to my local hospital for a blood tests. I had to wait a while - of course, fasting - and it took longer than I expected, so when I finally stumbled starving into the hospital cafeteria, I was...
Lazy me, recycling a comment I wrote on Jezebel. This was on a thread of comments on a post about Americanisms that annoy British English speakers: I speak two languages: English (spoken by 375 million people as a native language) and Spanish (over 350 million native speakers). I am from New York City and have lived in Madrid for 22 years. I have gotten shit from: Americans who mock my new Yawk...
Great white shark jumps from sea into research... →
And how was your day?
I just clicked on The Guardian's front page, and... →
Gawker commenters scratch their heads and wonder... →
Ok, the “crips” reference was mine only, with no apologies (I never apologize when I’m enraged). But when a story about the wedding of a paralyzed woman incites comments like, “Not to be indelicate, but can she experience below the waist sexual pleasure and um..completion? And if she cannot, are there men who find that ok and no big deal vs. the reverse where the man...
Men who want to flirt with women have to realize: Women live in a state of...– Attention, Space Cadets: Do Not Proposition Women in the Elevator (via petitefeministe) I’ve tried to explain it to people like this? You know any cops? You know how they always carry a gun (even if they’ll never use it off duty in a lifetime), always look around, check people out,...
" If it was right for Andy Coulson, Les Hinton and... →
From the Editorial page of The Observer, 7/17/11, 49 questions that must be asked of Rebekah Brooks, James Murdoch, and Rupert Murdoch.
gublernation: I wish our BAU cases involved talking dogs instead of dead people Dead people talking to dogs??