Day: January 13, 2006

An Evening In the Life Of

After dinner last night, I left the room to gather stray dishes and came back to see my wee family laying about like a group of sea lions. (Cat and knitting pics below the fold, so as not to bore…

Anderson, I Love You

Apparently, my favorite silver fox is inspiring men everywhere with his coif of steel. I’m sorry, but those other newsmen just don’t compare — only Jon Stewart even comes close. Anderson, appearing on Live with Regis and Kelly, lets us…

Why the Frey Fake Memoir Scandal Matters

Oh I love it when Gawker does in-depth analysis. You know what? The media coverage IS really irritating. But it’s also necessary, albeit for very specific reasons. On a big, naive level, it’s about realizing that cheaters do win. You…

Pro-Choice Senators and Judge Alito

A New York Times op/ed that’s so good it’s worth reproducing in full: There are many reasons to be concerned about the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito Jr. for the Supreme Court, but for a small group of moderate Republicans…