Monthly Archive: March 2009

Mar 30 2009

Tales from the Commute: Stinky Edition

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared any stories from my daily commute, and that’s a good thing because it means that the hour-plus (35 minutes each way) I spend on the train each day has been generally trouble-free. But my lucky streak for five months came to an abrupt halt last Friday morning. Things started …

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Mar 28 2009

Why do I never end up in THIS airport secuity line?

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Because I’d be content to stand in a queue behind Patrick Dempsey ALL DAY LONG.  

Mar 26 2009

Rube Goldberg would be so proud!

As a big fan of both Purdue University‘s Annual Rube Goldberg Contest and Cadbury Creme Eggs, I thought this was especially amusing. Original Entry

Mar 25 2009

If it’s Easter, it must be Iceland!

Easter is a really big holiday in most of the Scandinavian countries. Good Friday and the Monday following Easter Sunday are paid holidays in both Sweden and Denmark, and the Danes actually get Maundy Thursday off, too. This means that by my taking a single vacation day on the Thursday before Easter, Dr. Darling and …

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Mar 23 2009

The start of a Cinderella Story?

Image via Wikipedia It’s not often that my Alma Mater makes national headlines in the US, so I’ve got to give the Cardinals a shout-out whenever it happens. (In fact, I believe it’s a condition of graduation for all BSU Alumni.) Turns out the women’s basketball team had a big weekend, knocking the two-time defending …

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Mar 22 2009

Portia De Rossi apologizes to everyone harmed by her marriage

Who says lesbians don’t have a sense of humour?! Original Entry

Mar 19 2009

I’ll take my March Madness with Onion

NCAA Expands March Madness To Include 4,096 Teams

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