Kesha, my queen

 Spend more than five minutes around me, and I will inevitably tell you a fact that some people would be ashamed of, but that I embrace with complete pride: I am a die-hard, long-time, completely unironic Kesha fan....more

TV Theme Songs Link to our Nostalgia

This morning I woke up with the theme song to WKRP in Cincinnati in my head. ...more

Not now; I can't hear you over my soundtrack

Just now, while tearing up my office, looking for some important documents, I heard Girls on Film.  ...more

When I Win the Powerball

January 8, 2016 — Tomorrow night is a big evening at our house when I win the Powerball. I have not purchased a ticket of my own.  But, my Beloved has, and Indiana is a community property state....more
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Daily 80's Throwback- Exposé's 'Exposure'

 By now you all know that nearly every pivotal moment of my life (and all of the in-between seemingly meaningless ones too) seems to have a musical soundtrack. I think I drive people nuts because so many songs remind me of.... whatever... and then I tend to share that whatever. Thankfully, in the moment people pretend to like my momentary throwbacks. While so many songs connect me to things there really aren't that many albums as a whole that have had the same effect. I tend to cherry pick but for whatever reason, Exposé's Exposure made a real impact on my 16-year-old self....more

8 TV Shows to Binge-Watch While On Late Night Baby Duty (Or, Right Now)

Last week, I chatted with some colleagues about the television shows we’ve been watching. One of my co-workers is due with her first baby in a few short weeks and therefore looking for something to watch during those 2 a.m. feedings. She took notes on all the things we said we loved. ...more
I suck as a parent Sherlock - yes! I love me some Cumberbatch! And Alias is the classic binge ...more

Why I'm Worried About Honey Boo Boo

dirtyandthirty.comThe other day I found myself worrying about Honey Boo Boo. Yes, there I was wondering wh...more

Why Beyonce's Grammy Performance Strikes The Wrong Chord

Photo: Lester Cohen/ Kevin Mazur/ Kevin Winter/ Steve Granitz/ Jon Kopaloff/ Getty Images This is how in one song, an influential musical artist like Beyoncé can propel the feminist movement forward by leaps and bounds, only to, in one fell swoop of another song, knock all of creation back to nearly the dark ages of gender (in)equality:...more

Bruce's Journey: A Road Map For All of Us

Well we all have a faceThat we hide away foreverAnd we take them out and show ourselvesWhen everyone has goneBilly Joel, The Stranger ...more