Category Archives: Nonsense

The “South Pacific Shower Effect” and TV Commercials

I probably don’t mentally process TV commercials in the way advertisers intend. And for this I blame a story my mother told me about Rogers & Hammerstein’s musical, South Pacific, which debuted on Broadway in 1949. In the musical, one of … Continue reading

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Darth Vader really *IS* a horrible person after all.

While home on Christmas vacation, I dug through some old boxes and found my high school year books. Like probably most year books from the year 2000, mine had a “Millenium in Review” section. However, unlike most year books from the … Continue reading

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In which I think an owl might try to murder me and I then I win at dwarfs

A few nights ago, as I was trying to go to sleep, I heard some weird and creepy noises coming from above my bedroom. I live on the top floor of an apartment. Building noises above my ceiling usually mean … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: You’re so vain.

For your enjoyment and in honor of upcoming races (the Baltimore Half Marathon on the 15th and the MCM on the 30th):  Wordless Wednesday – the Vanities edition. And now for Audience Participation: Does anyone have any idea what this … Continue reading

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Three Things Thursday: Welcome to crazytown.

 I’m getting antsy.  Not the “Oh, I should really do something this evening antsy” – – but more like the “Ohmigawd, I really want to lace up the trainers right now but I can’t so I’ll surf the web” kind … Continue reading

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Well, that was new.

So, yeah. We just had an earthquake. A nice little rumble that got the whole building lifting up and down and then it started swaying. At first I thought – “Who’s doing construction?!” but then, everyone started peaking their head … Continue reading

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