Tag Archives: The Breakfast Club

Chivalry is not dead…

I was trying to explain what it was I liked the best about The Cowboy, who I had just met, to A the other morning. A knows The Cowboy, and we were comparing contexts. I said that what I loved … Continue reading

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Bull. Bully. Bullish. Bullmarket. Bullshit.

Poor male cows. They get sort of a bad rap, etymologically. I mean, aside from “You mess with the bull, you get the horns,” which is sort of bovine machismo – most of the bullish associations make me cringe. I … Continue reading

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“You forgot ugly, lazy and disrespectful.” Or, the teacher crisis in America.

You are destroying America. Yeah. Look at you, with your chalk-stained irregular blouses from Loehmans, and your Hyundai with its powered steering and its wind shield. I guess bugs hitting you in the face doesn’t cut it for old Mr. … Continue reading

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RIP John Hughes: The Director of my Youth

Life moves pretty fast. You don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. ~ Ferris Bueller How sad was I to wake up to the news that John Hughes, at the age of 59, has … Continue reading

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