Musings on being American (from a girl...

7th Jul, 2010

The Fourth of July just passed, and as my husband and I stood watching fireworks with a couple of friends, I got to thinking a bit too heavily about what…

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Dear Flickr: You lie.

27th Apr, 2010

We’ve already established that the double-L in Icelandic actually makes a “t-l-l” sound, so it seems unreasonable that Flickr would make this claim … – Sorry, Flickr. But I actually…

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Your money’s no good here,...

8th Mar, 2010

I can’t take his money … I can’t print my own money … I have to work for money … Why don’t I just lay down and die? — Homer…

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Mother Focker, this could only happen to...

3rd Mar, 2010

I’ve loads to tell you. I have a few more posts about Scotland I need to get out of my system, a couple on San Diego, and at least a…

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Superbowl Sunday here and across the...

22nd Feb, 2010

I’m finally (kind of, sort of) over the Colts’ loss a few weeks ago that I think I can finally talk about the Superbowl. And I promise I’ll make only…

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We’re kind of a big deal …...

9th Feb, 2010

It’s the Tuesday after the Superbowl. It is a day that holds a special place in my heart. Because on the Tuesday after the Superbowl, 2007, this happened: –

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The difference between England, Britain,...

4th Feb, 2010

The other day we were hanging out with some friends – some American, some not, and we realized that none of us were really sure what countries are included in…

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Lost in Translation: Play Reviews

27th Jan, 2010

A few months ago, we went to London so Rand could get some work done, and I could roam around the city and do fuck-all. My life is good. Our…

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The War

4th Jan, 2010

This past Christmas, I was down in California, on the front lines of the ongoing war that takes place amongst my family members. It’s been happening for years, punctuated by…

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