Who’d have thought that nasty vapo-rub stuff actually worked?
And because I’m still not at 100 percent, some memes.
“Things I Can Be Bribed With”
I can only think of three:
1. Lush products
2. A cure for this crud
3. Unreleased episodes of The Wire
|| What is yours?
|| Explain yourself
||Homemade gingerbread and/or banana bread.
|| They seem vaguely healthy and wholesome, yet are totally not.
||LiveJournal. Also, Vogue.
|| Because when I’m supposed to be revising my novel, what’s better than surfing trainwrecks or finding out that we are due for another glamazon moment?
||That I didn’t like Firefly.
|| I tried. And perhaps I will try again. But so far, it hasn’t done it for me.
||That I listen to the same things over and over.
|| I am all about the auditory comfort zones. But then I feel bad that there are zillions of artists out there that I’d probably totally love, if I would just stop listening to the Mountain Goats and the Magnetic Fields and Veda Hille to find out.
||I can’t think of anyone.
|| I mean, I’d say Philip Seymour Hoffman, but I feel no guilt about adoring his work.
librarianFebruary 24, 2006 at 1:47 am
we’ve got the third season. interested? I think we could put it on a few discs.
lkeeleFebruary 24, 2006 at 2:18 am
“They seem vaguely healthy and wholesome, yet are totally not.”
Especially when smeared with butter — my favorite way to eat them.
I keep telling myself that banana bread has bananas in it — that’s a good thing, right?
nevikmooreFebruary 24, 2006 at 2:46 am
I one-up you: I have never seen Firefly or Serenity. AND I never really got into Buffy.
sdnFebruary 24, 2006 at 3:56 am
off topic: do you have googletalk? i am sharyndotorg.
anonymousFebruary 24, 2006 at 4:00 am
I like the smell of Vapo-Rub…..
capn_jilFebruary 24, 2006 at 4:03 am
I don’t see what’s wrong with not having a boner for Firefly.
Best summary of said series: “It’s like Joss Whedon giving you a sensual massage.”
maeve66February 24, 2006 at 4:30 am
Oooh, I was gonna ask about what unreleased episodes of The Wire there are… I just finished watching Season Two, and I’m still thinking about its analysis/use of a longshoreman’s union that could have been the Teamsters. Also (should I spoiler-alert this?) What is up with a main character dying? Sad, sad, sad. It made sense, I guess. But still. Man, I love that show.
Also, ditto on the banana bread is “healthy”, also zucchini bread (even “healthier”! I mean, it’s practically BROCCOLI, already.) And, I love the Mountain Goats. They’re almost enough to listen to, really.
dirtylibrarianFebruary 28, 2006 at 3:27 pm
Honestly, it brings back really fond memories for me of feeling icky and my mommy rubbing it on my flat little chest. Super sweet.