Culture{ish}

Facebook: The Ultra Annoying Wind Beneath My Wings Who Rants About Politics And Care Bears

Photo credit: Foter.com Fucking Facebook, AMIRITECANIGETANAMENHOLLABACKGURL. I tried to quit it, but it pulled me back.  Who run the world?  Marky Z, that’s who. All of my son’s activities connect through Facebook groups and without an account, I would not have the fresh 411 on all of his extracurricular shenanigans.  Which blows.  Because I love a good shenanigan.  But I… Read more →

Kicking It

zoomar / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SA Y’all, blogging is dead.  I wish it wasn’t, but it just is.  Unless you’re a brand or the seller of wares/goods/services or a selected few of the OGs, ie Wil Wheaton, The Bloggess, The Pioneer Woman, blahdiddy, blah, blah. It used to be this fun and cool way to make friends and influence people,… Read more →

Book {ish} – Scribd: A Love Affair

I like big books.  I like little books.  I like comic books.  I like audiobooks.  I like books, y’all. After resisting the e-reading phenomenon as hard as I resisted CD’s(so long, so old, get off my lawn, diabeetus) and then trying(and loathing) to read on an iPad(srsly, the WORST), I allowed my husband to talk me into getting a Kindle… Read more →

Friday Faver – Week the One

I’m into stuff. Also, junk. Occasionally, things. Oftentimes, occasions. I also dig people, places, things. Oh, I said things?  Well, these are these other kind of things. Here are the kind of things I dug this week.  Booky book – The Giant’s House by Elizabeth McCracken Oh man. This book was so good. There was sobbing, there was wrenching of… Read more →

Culture{ish} – Three Days of Rain

Three Days of Rain stars Lisa Datz, Silas Weir Mitchell and Sasha Roiz.  It runs through June 21st at the Armory through Portland Center Stage. So, I’m a Frister to a family of gorgeous weirdos.  One of those gloriously weird, yet undeniably smoking hot fristers has a major THING for this dude that is on this teeny, tiny show called Grimm.  I mean,… Read more →