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thu posted: Thu 2018-07-19 04:59:12 tags: n/a
Last night's movie was "The Manchurian Candidate" (2004). It took a Stepford Wives (also 2004, not 1975 unfortunately) turn, and the dialogue was often so mumbled, and the third act so muddled, that I had to have the Wikipedia article spell it out for me after.

wed posted: Wed 2018-07-18 04:33:54 tags: n/a
Watched "Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) last night. Not sure what I expected, not something so melancholy though. What was the similar movie Jenn was so fond of? Nextdoor seafood dining recommendations N.B. Farmer's Market style is deep-fried. 42nd St Oyster Bar, Cortez, (Bonefish and McCormick/Schmick's but duh), Skippers / Apex? Reddit: Shady Spectrum stuff... (...more)
tue posted: Tue 2018-07-17 07:23:19 tags: n/a
My 8" Wearever teflon pan is about shot. It's OK, it lasted a good 10+ years. Not all that enthused about the other 8" pan we bought recently. Wearever is owned by the same housewares group that owns TFal, and doesn't seem to make quite the same pan build anymore. The closest and most highly-rated equivalent is probably Tramontina. I could go for an 8" and a 10" of their basic teflon build. Take-away from Dawn's "lipstick on a pig" newsletter installment - You have to strip paint and replace shoddy in... (...more)
mon posted: Mon 2018-07-16 05:23:49 tags: n/a
Protect Our Defenders - military sexual assault fact sheet I refuse to line up for the "soldiers are heroes" parade, heroes can't also be rapists who get away with it. * * * A Spanish name in our biz process reminded me of a kid (Mark Gomez?) in my second grade class who got reprimanded because he apparently didn't know "I have to make pissee" was unacceptable language. And that reminded me of the 2nd grade teacher who I probably would not have been able to name otherwise, Miss (Mrs.?) Gangi. Maybe she ... (...more)
sun posted: Sun 2018-07-15 09:22:55 tags: n/a
Sat: Target: bedding accessory, peroxide, bathroom clock, 2 more salad bowls Publix: only groceries we couldn't find at Harris Teeter, because Publix legally bribes right-wing pols State farmer's mkt: eggs SunFest / Dorothea Dix Park: "bluegrass" band didn't play bluegrass. Food truck lines out of control. Bad Daddy's Burger Bar: Ponysaurus "Don't Be Mean to People: A Golden Rule Saison" purchase benefited the ACLU's fight against HB2, so I'm glad the bartender recommended that. Tortilla chips con bac... (...more)