As a lover of vintage advertising, I spend a lot of time watching old commercials, looking at magazines, and singing jingles.Read more "Skidder Out of My Heart"
If there’s one thing that wets my gash, it’s old magazines. Especially old LOCAL magazines. I picked up two of these Los Angeles Times HOME magazines at an estate sale last week in my neighborhood. I was really excited because they’re a little hard to find and don’t come cheap on eBay. Most people didn’t […]Read more "Welcome Home 1966"
Because I’m a sick paper junkie, I visit “Paper Shows” to feed my addiction to vintage paper.Read more "Beyond Paperdome"
I’m a fucking Soup Fiend, especially Pho and other Asiany soups. But I only get to eat it on special occasions because I’m not a Sodium Fiend. So I improvise and make my Faux Pho. But I go to extremes with it – I make Instant Faux Pho. You down wit’ I.F.P.?Read more "Charlie Don’t Slurp"
I wrote the following on my phone while at dinner tonight:Read more "Sour Gripes"
In a comment I made on a Facebook post regarding Angelina Jolie’s latest statement about having her ovaries removed, I griped that non-celebrity women go through the same thing without any kind of support or kudos, that they’re story is never heard and shared. So instead of bellyaching about the powers of celebrity, I decided to share my story. I was […]Read more "Gene Gene the Mutation Machine, or “I Have the BRCA Gene Mutation”"
While at my real job, I listen to SiriusXM online. I appreciate the variety, but I find that they need a little help sometimes.Read more "Sirius Mistakes"