Turnips, I figured you'd subscribed so I should tell you why I bailed. I had a doctor once who was my GP, with a wildly busy practice, but he was also the director at a hospital and in charge of numerous boards. He was very fond of my wife, also a patient, and so abided me brusq…
Dear Sugar Pumpkins, In early February we took the kids to the Chinese Lunar New Year Parade. Year of the Rat. It was badly attended. Marchers carried …
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Dear Wiggleworms/Pottery Bairns, Today's artifact is this video. It’s called “The Death of Muffinhead” and it was a collaboration between the filmmaker…
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In my part of Brooklyn there is this vast and old cemetery called Green-Wood. Six hundred thousand people are buried there. We’ve been taking the kids.…
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Dear Rug Bugs, I keep meaning to take a day off but then I find something I want to write down. Maybe tomorrow or Monday, since it’s a holiday. In any …
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(The dryest document I could find on short notice, courtesy the Internet Archive.) Dear Pigeon Pops, I love reference books and have a lot of them. My …
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My Softest Cupcakes, On my Google Calendar I scheduled two hours to ensure time to wake up, take a nice masked bike ride, then return to a shower and b…
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Bananabears, the Seattle firm The Omni Group has been around for a long time in software. Originally it was a firm that made software for the NeXT comp…
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i absolutely am going to bail on this in a month