There is a tiny island approximatley 2,000 miles due West of Perth Australia called the LLE AMSTERDAM. On the very NorthWest corner of the island, there is an unusual looking mark that could possibly be the site of MH370....more
I've always been good at toeing the line. I know exactly where it is at all times, and can follow it exactly. Perhaps that's why I'm so good at formulaic writing and formulaic math, while my line jumping son is so good at conceptual math. You probably wonder what I'm talking about right now. Let me explain. ...more
Over the last few years, Red Robin Commercials have invaded the airways of just about every television station. Most have a woman sitting in the restaurant trying to be funny, but I never liked any of her jokes. I originally began writing this post to address one of her lines and discovered another is getting serious attention as well....more
Gloria Steinem is turning 80 this Tuesday, March 25. Best known for her feminist activism — as a journalist, author, publisher. I like to think that Steinem helped paved the way for the work that we all do, telling our own personal stories as bloggers. Back in the 1950s and 60s, when “women’s writing” was often limited only to traditional homemaking and society stories, Steinem showed that women’s stories could include work like her expose of the Playboy Club or her reporting on contraception or abortion.