Impromptu Mexican Dinner

We grabbed a quick bite at Rancho Bravo before grocery shopping. It’d been awhile since our last spontaneous date night- they’re the most fun! Veggie tacos, corn on the cob, chicken quesadilla. Aaand we split a Mexican coke. I’m going to risk overstatement and say that Rancho Bravo is the finest fast food establishment in […]

New and Newsworthy (to me)

-Troy Davis’s death: awfulawfulawful. Nothing excuses the way his case was mishandled but I am hopeful the impact will lead to the end of capital punishment in America. I found this piece very moving. –Faster than the speed of light: certain subatomic particles. Some physicists are doubtful of these findings but how exciting -‘Ketchup Killing […]

Wak Wak Island mix

I made another 8tracks mix. Incidentally, it’s full of downers but ones I happen to love. My perfect set of songs for staying up past bedtime. Stellar friend mixes: David’s ‘Wildly Fun Sounds of Mexico & South America‘ Eric’s ‘August Psychedelics‘

Dave’s Mad Men Birthday

Confession: I’m not a fan of Mad Men. But I am a fan of my good friend Dave, theme parties, and teased hair. bunch of goofballs Oh, it’s a prop. Dave (man of the evening) and Angela, our gracious hosts. The bohemian ads man, complete with neckerchief Two of the prettiest ladies in town. Stylin’ […]

New and Newsworthy (to me)

–Troy Anthony Davis: is set to be executed even though most of the non-police witnesses have recanted their testimony and there is no hard evidence. Infuriating. –9/11?: 92% in the southern provinces of Afghanistan don’t know about it. –From the German forests: an English speaking teenager, who does not even know his last name tells […]

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec Vol. 1

“Pterror Over Paris and The Eiffel Tower Demon” by Jacques Tardi French heroine, Adèle Blanc-Sec uncovers a series of wacky mysteries in pre-World War I Paris. Psst: My boyfriend/book model is so cute! Some people read books for characters they can relate to. Not me. I like Adèle Blanc-Sec (in part) because I cannot relate […]