Day: September 30, 2005

Even More on the SG Front

From the Suicide Girls FAQ: 1.06 The staff wasn’t fair to me, who can I make an appeal to? No one. Whining about things not being fair is for grade school kids and college professors. Those of us who live…

Friday Random Ten, 2nd ed.

John Coltrane – Stardust Tom Waits – Jersey Girl Rolling Stones – Not Fade Away Portishead – It Could Be Sweet Ani Difranco – Out of Habit Indigo Girls – Closer to Fine (live) Nick Drake – Time of No…

In Memory: Constance Baker Motley

Constance Baker Motley, the first black woman to be a federal judge, the first female Manhattan borough president, and the first black woman to serve in the New York State Senate died two days ago, at 84. Judge Motley was…

At the Vatican, Exceptions Make the Rule

An interesting take on the Vatican through the lens of Italian law. Although this is a difficult point for many Anglo-Saxons to grasp, when the Vatican makes statements like “no gays in the priesthood,” it doesn’t actually mean “no gays…

More on the Suicide Girls

Another article that covers the details of grievances aired by the departed/fired models included this bit of chat: Nexi: they havent just lost 30 models nexi: they lost 30 models this month LAist: Do models sign contracts with SG? nexi:…

Help Your Desperate Blogger

I need your help for my upcoming teaching practicum. Please bear with me while I explain. Instruction on grammar and usage has become a requirement for all English classrooms K-12 through NCLB, instruction that was often avoided by many Language…

Why Make the Bed?

Before I grabbed the camera, I caught Doug licking Pablo again. By the time I got back to my room they were pretending to sleep. Sneaky little dudes. As much as Pablo protests, he likes teh gay off-camera. In other…