Tag Archives: television

Oh, oh, oh, Olympics.

Since I can remember the Olympics, and for the detail oriented among you that would be Summer Games, Montreal, 1976 (a.k.a. Nadia) I have been a superfan. Like millions of other girls I took up gymnastics soon after that summer, … Continue reading

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TVGNFTW

Sometimes after I spend some time immersed in someone else’s words (reading, people, reading.) I find it hard to avoid mimicry. This is strange to me because I do not do the Madonna accent thing – ever. Though I have … Continue reading

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(I was once) Lost. That series ended, too.

I just finished taking my written exam in my yoga teacher training course.  It was not that hard. Or maybe it was, I am not really sure. Either way, with several uninterrupted hours ahead of me (as I finished 2 … Continue reading

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Metal Lunchboxes and LPs… A measure of my childhood.

Today the King of Pop died. To me… this was a big deal. It really made me stop and remember. Being a kid. Dancing. Singing. Crushing. I still love watching the sidewalk light up in that Billie Jean video and … Continue reading

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This is not going to help my addiction to the “F-word.”

Among the many, many things Antonin Scalia and I disagree about is the utility, versatility and, might I suggest, necessity, of the “F-word.” Truly, I would be hard pressed to find another word in the English language with the efficacy … Continue reading

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My Youth. Today. Part Two.

I just watched season one of the CW’s Gossip Girl. The whole laborious thing. There is a reason for this behavior on my part, though it is a bit silly. Since I have been teaching I have always had my … Continue reading

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