Yearly Archives: 2005

The Greatest Christmas Present EVER

One Noah Feldman mirror, hand-made by my dear friend Rebe. Isn’t it glorious? Adorable puppy pictures below the fold, because I’m still not prepared for any blogging of substance.

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Except for a few choice moments, it was yet another disappointing Christmas here. Nonetheless, I made sure that my spawn made out like a bandit. Every shred of Christmas shopping that didn’t consist of homemade presents was done on eBay. … Continue reading

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Christmas Dog Blogging

In my absense, little Ferris has gotten a litte fat — and he wasn’t particularly small-boned to begin with. Check out this beast, here with my sister: And here, not being particularly cute, but I think he’s trying: More to … Continue reading

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Christmas Day Meme

Jill beat me to it, but since this was passed to me as well, I put my answers below the fold. I’ve already had two shots of a really nice blue agave tequila before noon, so be kind to my … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

I hope everyone has a fantastic holiday this week. I got what I wanted for Xmas, world peace. xxoo Lauren

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Christmas Eve Meme

Because instead of going to church, my family saw Syriana (which was quite good), and now I’m being bitter and Scrooge-like because the dial-up connection at my house is making me crabby. Time for a meme, via Science and Politics. … Continue reading

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Friday Random Ten, part 2

1. Gypsy Kings – Alegria 2. Bob Dylan – Mr. Tambourine Man 3. Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Fashion Fight Pause 4. Tracy Chapman – Telling Stories 5. 50 Cent – In Da Club 6. Tori Amos – You Belong to … Continue reading

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Friday Random Ten – The “Feet to the Pavement” Edition

1) Cee-lo – One For the Road 2) MC5 – Miss X 3) The Isley Brothers – It’s Your Thing 4) The Stray Cats – Sixteen Candles 5) U.S. Maple – Go to Braises 6) The Cramps – Goo Goo … Continue reading

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The Great Veterinary Debacle of 2005

I took the cats to the vet this week and spent an extraordinary amount of money getting the kitties fixed up. Doug wants to go again, while Pablo is planning his escape. Long story short, Pablo curled up like a … Continue reading

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Leaving soon…

Some reading material from Salon: A feminist sorority? Is it possible? Apparently. And hey, why not? If sororities are founded on the concept of sisterhood and supporting other women, it seems like a no-brainer. Reading Lolita in Alabama. I survived … Continue reading

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Done and Done.

As of about two minutes ago, my finals are over. WOOHOO! Now, it’s time to bust out the good bottle of red wine I’ve been saving since I brought it back from Sardinia this summer. Then at 3:45 am tomorrow … Continue reading

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Nanaca Crash

This is the weirdest game I have ever seen, maybe because I have no idea what’s going on. Despite the ridiculousness, it’s oddly violent. Although it doesn’t look SFW, it is. Just turn off the sound.

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