Archive for the 'Q-notes' Category
Tweet: Ada (my 5yo) & I collaborated on an illustrati…

Ada (my 5yo) & I collaborated on an illustration of The Miller’s Tale. She drew the farts.

Tweet: an unseen wave of giggles just wafted through the…

an unseen wave of giggles just wafted through the house and into Ada’s bedroom. (Ada & Lola)

Tweet: Why does #lego club ask for my child’s gender in o…

Why does #lego club ask for my child’s gender in order to join? I don’t want Lego providing “gender-appropriate” content. ???

Tweet: Wonderful news: Authors Guild v. Google books–fai…

Wonderful news: Authors Guild v. Google books–fair use!! … & hearing Chris Hansen talk about ACLU v. Reno & Myriad ….Good day for me.

Tweet: busted, kicking thru a pile of awesomely crunchy l…

busted, kicking thru a pile of awesomely crunchy leaves. adult on campus (colleague?) gave me a look. all credibility lost, obviously.

Tweet: I had to look up when I heard M talking about “the…

I had to look up when I heard M talking about “the hot little sailors and their daddies” (reading The Good Humor Man by Kathleen Daly)

Tweet: AWESOME: Captain Justice, Defender of the Realm, u…

AWESOME: Captain Justice, Defender of the Realm, urges dismissal of particularly absurd Tenn state prosecutor motion. abajournal.com/mobile/article…

Tweet: whoohoo, #BechdelTest implemented as film rating i…

whoohoo, #BechdelTest implemented as film rating in #Sweden. Damn, Sweden really is awesome.

Tweet: Getting excited about Chris Hansen / ACLU coming t…

Getting excited about Chris Hansen / ACLU coming to campus to discuss Myriad Genetics case. November 13, 7pm! #UMass #AmherstMA

Tweet: Listening to walk on the wild side with my 5yo. Sh…

Listening to walk on the wild side with my 5yo. She was pleased to see the giant Warhol banana.

Tweet: Going to listen to a little VU tonight in commemor…

Going to listen to a little VU tonight in commemoration. #LouReedRIP

Tweet: Personally I’m really happy major news is govt web…

Personally I’m really happy major news is govt website problems and not, you know, war, or shutdown of all services.

Tweet: http://t.co/nlwaVevJKV “The Ocean Is Broken” – can…

theherald.com.au/story/1848433/… “The Ocean Is Broken” – can this be true?

Tweet: http://t.co/uzZhQH4CJQ Again, family court demonst…

salon.com/2013/10/18/the… Again, family court demonstrates unfamiliarity w/ constitutional principles. Does her abortion violate her faith? wtf

Tweet: http://t.co/E7KoX4dSYy Another gem from Linda Gree…

nytimes.com/2013/10/17/opi… Another gem from Linda Greenhouse. If only twitter had a “heart” symbol I could use whenever I link to her pieces!

Tweet: reading #xkcd 1269 again. it’s still really funny…

reading #xkcd 1269 again. it’s still really funny. xkcd.com/1269/ @xkcd

Tweet: I just backed Nelvana of the Northern Lights: Cana…

I just backed Nelvana of the Northern Lights: Canada’s First Superheroine on @kickstarter kck.st/1hi2DmC

Tweet: slogging thru 17 USC 114 — what an abomination. #…

slogging thru 17 USC 114 — what an abomination. #copyright

Tweet: Based on this http://t.co/n7yldpdxOj — and the 2…

Based on this wildlifeeviction.com/index.php?opti… — and the 2 dead mice our cats have recently produced — I have concluded we have mice. Dammit.

Tweet: wtf with homeopathic remedies being sold as “clini…

wtf with homeopathic remedies being sold as “clinically tested”? deceptive and a fraud on the public. @WholeFoods hadley MA promoting fakery