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Ah, Sip Deep From the Cup of Humiliation

Wednesday, September 7th, 2005

Yesterday I said I’d weathered the poison ivy outbreak I noticed that morning. Someday I’ll learn not to tempt the Gods, the Fates, or whatever it is that rules over us. Last night I started feeling itchier, and the inflammation over my left eye started swelling. Woke up this morning with my eye completely shut….
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Itching to Play

Tuesday, September 6th, 2005

Someday I’ll learn. Two years ago I did some yardwork on the side of my house, got bit by something nasty, and ended up in the hospital for 4 days. Last year trimmed some bushes in the same place, broke out in hives all over, had to get a steroid shot in the ass. Yesterday,…
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Our Imperial Family

Monday, September 5th, 2005

Watched some of Rome this weekend, thanks to a few days of free HBO. I loved I, Claudius and I read Colleen McCullough’s books, and so far the show is pretty good. Some of the actors don’t look like the characters as I imagined them, but there’s lots of nudity and explicit sex and graphic…
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Let’s See…Bottled Water, Flashlight, Gun…

Friday, September 2nd, 2005

Let’s set aside the notion that Hurricane Katrina grew so large because Bush wouldn’t sign the Kyoto accords and global warming is making storms bigger. I don’t buy that, or at least I won’t buy it until actual scientists conduct actual studies and come up with actual evidence. Let’s also set aside the fact that…
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