Monthly Archives: February 2011

Talking Heads Speak To Me

I often think about how young people process the pop music they are exposed to.  I rant to my son about how much crap is out there now, and there is, but we certainly had our share of crap music … Continue reading

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My Friend’s Grandfather Was Kool

I have this really cool Estonian friend, and she was telling me recently how her grandfather, whose name was Ferdinand Kool, maintained a sort of “Estonian library” in the basement of her parents’ house when she was a kid.  He … Continue reading

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Diary of a Midget: I Live In Normal People’s Fart-Wakes

By Erasmus B. Small ************************************** As one of the world’s population of Little People, I feel it necessary to get up on my soap box (more than you can actually imagine), and tell the world the dirty secret no one … Continue reading

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Real Life, Only More So

Christina Aguilera’s performance of the national anthem at the recent Super Bowl has received many bad reviews.  (On a related note, the downstairs toilet overflowed at my Super Bowl party.)  One big criticism was her flubbing the words.  Xtina’s performance … Continue reading

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