Monthly Archives: October 2009
And the paper is about idiom understanding in children with poor reading comprehension skills. So, double open-palm slap of the face there.
1. Obnoxious. Just tell me how to bake the cute individual butterscotch pecan pies and leave the “I hate Walmart, grr, so awful… (even though I shop there all the time because they’re affordable). But aren’t they such bastards?” lame … Continue reading
I’m generally late to the good authors/books party, and Lorrie Moore is one I’ve recently discovered. I grabbed three of her books from the school library and read them all in a little over a week. She can write an … Continue reading
Good Books – “Only You” (Yazoo cover) (mp3) The plodding notes and background ambient/static effects are lovely. It’s like they modernized the electronic 80’s into indie electronic 00’s. Dig it.
I turned 24 today. Oof. Thank God I found semi-normal activities to distract me today (Disneyland! Angels vs. Red Sox Game 2!), otherwise I’d be huddled away in a corner of the house reading/watching archived Mark Steyn articles/videos, binge eating … Continue reading