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Quick: Spot the two sexist disparagements against women I made in yesterday’s post about sexism. Realized it last night after I posted. Speaking of “my transgressions”!

So today’s class was Urban Growth, and the class’s topic was on water — availability and the lack thereof. Among other things, we watched a film called The Last Drop: Is the World Running Out of Water?. My first reaction: hell-o, I had no clue that water availability was such an issue in the Israel/Palestinian […]

Fair warning: If you are prone to tl;dr, you might want to skip this one. So, the other day, in my Organizational Communications class — for which the homework was, as usual, some seriously dry chapters to read (seriously, guys, you could not have made this textbook drier if you’d buried the manuscript in an […]

The “Toy” symphony, regardless of who actually wrote it. Cheap mechanical pencils. I like Staedtler marsmicro pencils. Bleh to cheezy papermates. Pilsner. Digital wristwatches. Ham. About one slice a decade is enough ham. The Illinois Democratic Party’s slate of candidates for most everything this time ’round.

Santa’s Socks!

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Santa sent me a pressie! A copy of Socks A La Carte, which is a really super cool sock pattern book, and sqwooshy sock yarn from Destination Yarn!