Monthly Archives: November 2002

Happy Thanksgiving

Did you know that Thanksgiving as we know it today–at least on the scale we know it–is largely the creation of Mrs. Sarah Josepha Hale, editor of Godey’s Lady’s Book, one of the first women’s magazines. Mrs. Hale spent 36 years browbeating public officials high and low before finally getting Thanksgiving declared a national holiday […]

Silly Stuff found on the web

So, an online ministry thinks porn is bad. And therefore, they create these “porn apology e-cards“, catering to Internet “pornography addicts and the people who love them” . Fortunately, should you receive one of these from your area Evangelical Antipornista, there’s a response card available. (via the brilliant and very-porn-addict-friendly Reverse Cowgirl’s Blog) Ok, I […]

Silly Surfing

Lusty Linens! “Inspiring lovemaking and pleasure with our beautifully designed, finely crafted erotic bed linen and other home accessories.” Because, really… who doesn’t want Karma Sutra sheets? In the mood for a master scribbler? Or perhaps this is more your cup of tea? Twexus, a photoart site that reveals more of itself as you view […]

Hu’s on first?

The following was written by playwright Jim Sherman when Hu Jintao was named leader of the Communist Party in China. George: Condi! Nice to see you. What’s happening? Condi: Sir, I have the report here about the new leader of China. George: Great. Lay it on me. Condi: Hu is the new leader of China. […]

Quizzes

What Is Your True Aura Colour? brought to you by Quizilla Comment: Heh…mostly I think this means I bore people to death with political rants… OK, it’s a fair cop. What Type Of Retro Gal Are You? brought to you by Quizilla Comment: And people said that wearing ball gowns around the house was too […]