Monthly Archives: April 2012

Y is for Yazoo and Z is for Zzzzzzzz!

Yazoo/Yaz – was one of my favorite bands from the late 80s, early 90s that still lives on my iPod.  Upstairs at Eric’s with one of my favorite songs, Midnight…and it’s raining outside yea.  You must be soaking wet. Everyone, … Continue reading

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X leads to…

X marks the spot.  I can’t get that idea out of my head.  Which of course means Pirates!  And before there was Captain Jack, there is only one other pirate I think of….yep, you guessed it… One Eyed Willie.  One … Continue reading

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W is for WINE!

Ever since I started drinking Chianti and cheap cabs with my step mom I have been a wine person.  Don’t get me wrong, I love beer, but wine holds a special place on my palate, especially since I now know what I … Continue reading

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Review – Socialpunk

Socialpunk By Monica Leonelle Publish Date:  March 27, 2012 (kindle edition) Received the book for review as part of the Socialpunk book tour. Ima would give anything to escape The Dome and learn what’s beyond its barriers, but the Chicago … Continue reading

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V is for Vampire Bats

This is random, but I was stuck on vampire for my V post and decided to look up these guys. Vampire Bats are the only known mammals that survive on blood alone.  There are three different types, two of which … Continue reading

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U is for Underwear

Some of my favorite movies are Christopher Guest’s mockumentaries and of those, I love love love Best in Show.  So whenever I hear the word underwear I hear one of Cookie Fleck’s (Catherin O’Hara) old boyfriends singing “I’m not wearing … Continue reading

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T is for Tim Burton

I really like Tim Burton.  He has such a wacky vision.  It is dark, tattered and everything is faintly goofy or ridiculous.  It is a fairly cynical view and making things dark and weird just adds to my enjoyment.  Because … Continue reading

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