Month: October 2007

Dear Baby Boomers,

It’s been almost 40 years since Woodstock. The babies conceived there are getting gray hair and crow’s feet and are old enough to run for President themselves. Some of them have kids who are old enough to fight in the…

A Tale of Two B’s: Bitchiness & Bullying

Glossy bitchiness gives television the high ratings it desperately needs: Gordon Ramsay, Simon Cowell to an extent have made their careers by appearing tough and straight-talking but isn’t how they act…”bitchy”? Or is it because they are men that it…

Tuesday Travel Blogging – Mljet

I’m in Tunisia, but that doesn’t mean I’ll be skipping Tuesday Travel Blogging. Today: Mjlet, a lovely little island off the coast of Croatia. I was there in August of 2006, and unfortunately the weather wasn’t very good (it was…

Classic Examples of Modern Colourism

I am an avid reader of African-American gossip blogs like concrete loop and crunk & disorderly. From Crunk & Disorderly, I was shocked and disappointed when I heard this crazy story of a party promoter who handed out flyers for…