What’s on your mind besides the lingering problems of BP’s oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico?
Well, Steve Martin tries very hard to share his knowledge of art with Stephen Colbert this week. Martin is doing rounds to promote his new book, An Object of Beauty. The two never really get around to talking about the book directly, in which Martin writes about an art collector and the development of her eye for collecting art work. But in goofing around, Colbert teases out an indirect discussion of the process of art collection.
When I was a kid I was picked on and bullied nearly every day. I was smaller than most of my classmates, in part because I was put ahead a year and therefore younger, and in part because my folks are shorter than average. While all the rest of my
There were a number of newsy tidbits which crossed the desktop today worthy of a second look. They might not be enough on their own for a post, but served up together we might have something worthy of discussion.
Perhaps NASA’s Astrobiology Program will announce Thursday that it’s found alien life, arsenic-based — and they’ve found it right here on Earth?
I can’t stand this crap below; it makes me sick to my stomach every time it shows up in my mail, all this bile and vitriol designed to amp up fear of “the other” while shilling for money to support their white nationalist and Christian fundamentalist initiatives. But since some
Let’s try something new today; let’s use our new Groups feature and let’s hold an elected official accountable to his constituents.
When you’re tired of turkey and you need a zippy, quick to pull together pick-me-up dinner, try making this semi-homemade jumbalaya. You might even try making it with some leftover turkey chunks and/or ham.
Did you get to the theater this holiday? Do you have plans to see a movie between now and the end of the year? Do tell here in comments.
As we settle into our Turkey Day here in the Great White North, I’m thankful for some comedy relief on the part of Norm “Pot Kettle Black” Coleman giving failed Alaska teabagger Republican Joe Miller some friendly advice.