Category Archives: believe it or not

A & Q

A: YES. Q: Did Soren sleep 11 straight hours last night? A: Almost certainly not. Q: Will he do it again tonight? Or, you know, ever? A: Glorious. Q: How did it feel? A: He’s slept straight through until morning … Continue reading

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A good idea

There’s a whole, wide world out there that I’ve just discovered: Couponing. Not clipping coupons, which I’ve done religiously for years. Capital C Couponing. This world is hardcore about coupons and bargains and FREE STUFFS. I like that about it. … Continue reading

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400th Post! Celebrate!

I’ve discovered that Waste Your Life television is good for the gym. All of the machines at the facility to which we belong (the one with the super awesome googling department) have televisions with CABLE! on them, and TLC is … Continue reading

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This one comes with a contest

When did patriotism become a Christian virtue? No, I’m serious; this totally baffles me. If you have a genuine answer to that question, like what part of the Bible mandates it, I’d like to hear. Louis sings through his old … Continue reading

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This one’s for Amy

I didn’t think we were successful before the scary owner threw open the curtains and glared crazily/angrily/terrifyingly at us. We WERE, though.

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This one’s for Amy

I didn’t think we were successful before the scary owner threw open the curtains and glared crazily/angrily/terrifyingly at us. We WERE, though.

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In which my HEAD EXPLODES

Torture. So, we now find that America engaged in it in the last few years, which is horrible and tragic. I don’t feel like looking up citations, but I think it’s pretty clear that lines between what is ok under … Continue reading

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unexpected pieces

We were at the mall today (the real one, not the one in Coeur d’Alene), and there was a pack of girls wearing ankle-length skirts and their hair in bonnets. Also, socks and serious shoes. My first encounter with them … Continue reading

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It’s Biology

Could Political Views Be Driven By Biology? This article discusses a study that showed that people who had stronger responses to threats (or, in this case, nasty) tend to be more strongly in favor of things like military spending, the … Continue reading

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pests

Did you know that mosquitos are so thick in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (in Alaska- also known as ANWR) during July and August that they can KILL an adult caribou? RIDICULOUS.

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