Backtalk: Would you friend your kids on Facebook? Twitter about your ex?

It seems only fitting we kick off BlogHer Backtalk discussing the spot where we all meet: the Internet. As it turns out our kids, our first boyfriends, our family members, and even our priests are there too. It can make for some interesting online decisions and discussions. Do you friend your kids on Facebook? Will you twitter with your ex? Take a look as some of your favorite BlogHers chat about all of this social networking. ...more

My son was embarrassed to have his mom as a friend-- our solution was he gave me his user name ... more

RNC Liveblogging: Gov. Sarah Palin's Acceptance Speech!

Please join me tonight as I liveblog Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin's acceptance speech as well as speeches by Cindy McCain, Mitt Romney, Mike Huckabee and possibly Rudy Giuliani (no one knows and no one will tell me). You can view more information on tonight's lineup at the RNC's web site. ...more

RNC Liveblogging: Gov. Sarah Palin's Acceptance Speech!

Please join me tonight as I liveblog Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin's acceptance speech as well as speeches by Cindy McCain, Mitt Romney, Mike Huckabee and possibly Rudy Giuliani (no one knows and no one will tell me). You can view more information on tonight's lineup at the RNC's web site. ...more

I like her. I think she is an incredible person, who has accomplished a tremendous amount and ... more

Have You Eaten the 100 Foods Every Omnivore (or Vegan) Should Try?

Everyone loves lists, and currently food bloggers around the world are rushing to post one. Bloggers by the droves are talking about The Omnivore's Hundred, a meme created by Andrew at Very Good Taste which suggests 100 foods every omnivore should try. And now there's a Vegan Hundred too, created by Hannah from Bittersweet. ...more

66 if we can substitute Alligator for crocodile !

I still think the worst one on  the ... more

Live Blog Discussion of Senator Barack Obama's acceptance speech

And now we come to the finale. Sen. Barack Obama will mount a podium at the Invesco Field to tell the 70,000 assembled there that he accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for President. His speech is scheduled for 10 pm EST, but I plan to open the live chat an hour early to have a chance to talk about the warm-up events 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (LOCAL) Remarks John Kuniholm Wounded Iraq veteran Live Performance Michael McDonald Singer/songwriter Remarks Susan Eisenhower ...more

(pronounced "mayo"... meaning nothing, nada, not there.... nothing on CCTV's ... more

Live Blog Discussion of Senator Barack Obama's acceptance speech

And now we come to the finale. Sen. Barack Obama will mount a podium at the Invesco Field to tell the 70,000 assembled there that he accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for President. His speech is scheduled for 10 pm EST, but I plan to open the live chat an hour early to have a chance to talk about the warm-up events 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (LOCAL) Remarks John Kuniholm Wounded Iraq veteran Live Performance Michael McDonald Singer/songwriter Remarks Susan Eisenhower ...more

JUst switched to BBC Asia because Wolf won't stop talking long enough to show the people on ... more

Live Blog Discussion of Senator Barack Obama's acceptance speech

And now we come to the finale. Sen. Barack Obama will mount a podium at the Invesco Field to tell the 70,000 assembled there that he accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for President. His speech is scheduled for 10 pm EST, but I plan to open the live chat an hour early to have a chance to talk about the warm-up events 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (LOCAL) Remarks John Kuniholm Wounded Iraq veteran Live Performance Michael McDonald Singer/songwriter Remarks Susan Eisenhower ...more

Several viewing parties happening here in China! www.democratsabroad for info.

I will ... more

NBC's Beijing Olympics Coverage: Thumbs Up Or Thumbs Down?

We're halfway through the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics so it's time to rate NBC's coverage.  First a caveat, I haven't seen every single hour of the coverage, but really, who has?  My opinion based on the many hours I have watched?  For once, I'll give them a thumb that's almost pointing up.  Some thoughts: ...more

But I couldn't help laughing about the differences in viewing experiences. I think that I ... more

Veepstakes watch: Obama has chosen Joe Biden as VP

UPDATED AT 9:15 AM on Aug. 23: It's official - BarackObama.com announces "Barack has chosen Joe Biden to be his running mate. Joe Biden brings extensive foreign policy experience, an impressive record of collaborating across party lines, and a direct approach to getting the job done. We have our team, but we also have our work cut out for us. Barack Obama and Joe Biden are the leaders who will bring the change our country needs. But they can't do it alone. Show your support for the Obama-Biden ticket by making a donation today." ...more

But I am a bit removed from all this at the moment (quite literally 7000 miles) and I was still ... more

iLive iN chIna and iWant my iTunes!

We all have our vices to get us through the day. Maybe it's coffee, exercise or Diet Coke. Maybe its a little more taboo than those; chocolate, liquor or Bejeweled. ...more

Sad, but I need a bit of connection to the western world and iTunes is it!... Thanks for ... more