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[about the author]

i actually like speaking in front of large crowds. freakish, eh?

i work crossword puzzles in ink.

i am the american nigella lawson. or maybe the american eddie izzard. can't decide, really.

i would be a really good mom, but i'm cool with being a really good aunt.

i am sometimes more perceptive than i would like to be.

i am fiercely loyal. sometimes, stupidly so.

i never play dumb. never.

i am way too hard on myself.

i am a change agent.

i sometimes cross that fine line between assertive and aggressive.

i am not afraid to tell people that i love them.

i am militantly pro-choice.

i am pro-adoption.

i know a little bit about alot of things.

i typically enjoy the company of men more than women.

i am capable of being really mean and nasty, but i fight it. hard.

i am a lifelong cubs fan. do not laugh.

i have been known to hold a grudge.

i have hips.

i am not my sister.

i am lousy at forgiving myself.

i am an indoor kind of gal.

i am a bargain shopper. to the point of obsession.

i am 32 flavors. and then some.

 
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10.10.2002  

we interrupt our regularly scheduled blog to bring you this moment of 'what the fuck?!'
maybe i'm just a bit on the sensitive side, since i live in the dc area. montgomery county, to be more specific. or maybe i'm not as snarky as i thought. but, i just read an article in the washington post that really pissed me off.

i'm totally unsure as to what the authors' point was, or what sort of tone it was that they were trying to strike here. but, having said that, this article seems to me to be in the worst taste imaginable.

are you really making fun of a man who has taken the lives of seven innocent people, and severely wounded two others, including a thirteen-year-old boy?!

if it was a movie, you'd fall asleep watching it and forget to take it back to the video store for a few days?!

the 'suburb sniper'?!

is this supposed to be clever?

seriously, am i missing something here, 'cause all i can think is 'what the fuck?!'.

maybe it's just me. read it for yourself, and if you're as set off as i am, please write to the post. of course, if you think i need to hype the fuck down, you can just write to me instead. or, you know, comment. or, whatever.
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