Monthly Archives: August 2009

OT: Two Recipes

I’m finally catching up on my food blog, after that weeklong service outage.  Still need to post the recipe and photos for Sally Lunn, but I do have a couple of entries posted, complete with pictures.  One is for hot … Continue reading

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Tomoview for Visitation Rights

A tipster sent me a link to this Tomoview of Dagstine’s Visitation Rights in comments on a previous entry.  For whatever reason, it got stuck in spam, but I freed it. As Tomoviews always are, this is hilarious.  It’s always … Continue reading

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Comcast Must Die

Yes, there really is, or was, a blog of that name, run by Bob Garfield of Advertising Age.  Technically, there was comcastmustdie.blogspot.com and comcastmustdie.com.  The original still exists in archive, but it has moved to customer-circus.com. There was a severe … Continue reading

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Must Be a Slow Week in Brooklyn Too

Lorenzo has three different threads he started on SL.  The birthday wishes to Lovecraft got one reply.  I never understood why someone would wish a dead guy “happy birthday,” but, whatever. His thread from yesterday about video games being linked … Continue reading

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ETT’s on the Ball

ETT has two new entries in response to Pacione’s latest rant, here, and here. You’ll have to forgive Nicky for his outbursts he’s had a rough August. As you know the beginning of August is his birthday, and he’s so … Continue reading

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Imaginary Stalking

The Nickster is back with another Blogspot entry ranting about ETT, and oddly enough, Melany.  I feel sadly left out. Monday, August 17, 2009 What the fuck Looks like ExposetheTard is working overtime in stealing my work. I recognize the … Continue reading

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TV Ratings Suck

I know exactly why they suck.  Nobody really wants to watch TV, unless they are totally bored. http://www.thrfeed.com/2009/08/summer-of-fail-why-are-new-shows-bombing.html I’m not the only person not bothering to watch TV.  Otherwise, the Nielsen ratings wouldn’t reflect that.  Bear in mind that I … Continue reading

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Julie and Julia

It wasn’t a great movie, but it was pretty good.  Meryl Streep did a fantastic job acting as Julia Child.  The actress who played Julie was so-so. Mostly, she looked a little too doe-eyed.   Still, what’s not to like … Continue reading

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Darn Tomatoes

We’ve got six plants of full-sized tomatoes.  They have thus far escaped the tomato blight epidemic that’s been plaguing commercial growers in the NE.  Two of ours are bush varieties, which stay compact, but the other four need more support … Continue reading

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OT: Youth Revisited

We decided to visit my parents yesterday, although the real reason for heading home was to pick up a few things from our old house that we still had out in the garage.  Mom had to take an antique clock … Continue reading

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