Day: June 11, 2005

Goddammit

I walked out the door to go to a friend’s house and a white and tabby cat strolled in past me. Pablo and Doug sniffed at her, completely fine with the idea of a new kitty, until she started hissing.…

Pandagon Blogathon

Pandagon is currently in the midst of a Blogathon, a 24 hour stint of blogging at 30 minute intervals, to raise money for Amnesty International. Give them a visit and donate some money to this wonderful humanitarian organization. They are…

Required Reading: Building Alliances

I can’t remember where I came across these essays, but found them to be incredibly important guidelines, especially considering the dissatisfaction with the Democratic party that many of us have been feeling lately. They originally come from Unlearning Racism, but…

Weekend Reads In Brief

Dr. Charles: The Other Side of Mudville The Well-Timed Period:Ignoring Reality to Fight AIDS Tennessee Guerilla Women: Montel Williams, Medical Marijuana User, Heads to Congress Next Week (I hate the guy’s show, but he is a true activist. Got to…

A Can Of Tuna On My Doorstep

At approximately 5:30 am I received three phone calls from a friend. When I woke up and saw my call logs I freaked out. Nobody calls at that time in the morning unless something is wrong. In effect: “Hey. So…