A few stray notes and scraps I’ve been saving. Sorry, but we all have to empty drawers from time to time.
** Every time I think about the Supreme Court, I get irritated, thinking about one of the most preposterously obnoxious trolls of recent years — the time the National Review bitched about Sonia Sotomayor daring to pronounce her name the way she feels like pronouncing it. Why can’t she be more ‘murrican? A few of the viler blogs referred to her thereafter as Sodameyer.
I know it was just baiting, but keep that in mind when some winger whines about whoever the president ends up nominating.
** Kate had a friend over when she was home a few weekends ago, and they made a nest on the couch to watch “Six Feet Under.” Kate got up to make popcorn, and her friend popped up behind her. “In a popcorn popper? I have to see this!” she said. Nineteen years, and she’d never seen popcorn prepared in a home popper. And so another generation got to see this in action:
My siblings are in their 60s now. This was a gift from our Aunt Charlene when they were preschoolers.
** Jeb! has a monogrammed gun. I am not in the least surprised.
** Tonight may be the first night since we cut the cable cord that I regret it, because it’s… the Westminster Dog Show! Someone tell me how it went.
Everyone else, get through your Wednesday however you can.