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  • kellirhea

    Hurricane Relief Efforts

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    A faithful reader of our Vicad blogs, ttyler5, has been involved in the effort to assist Hurricane Katrina victims. This reader has given us a link to a blog that has been set up as part of the effort. Please ...

  • kellirhea

    Supercalifragilistic...

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    Putatively, my lexicon is in need of edification. Therefore, I have been assiduously inculcating upon myself the definitions of hundreds of GRE words. I am scheduled to take the test next week. I never knew how loquacious I could become; ...

  • timoi

    Pray For Fats...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    My brother called me today, and a quick search online confirms his fear... Fats Domino is missing in New Orleans after Katrina... To see the story go here Fats Domino Missing The good news is, there is still hope. He ...

  • timoi

    Around These Parts...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    A few years ago, my dad and I went to one of those boxing matches they hold at the community center. The place was pretty excited to see a young boxer from Victoria make his professional debut. After one of ...

  • timoi

    Just Burn It...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I have this friend named Juan, everyone calls him “Buddy”. We met while working and were assigned to work together from our employer at the time, we became great buddies ever since. One of the great things about Buddy is ...

  • kellirhea

    Fresh

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    The alarm goes off. I hit the snooze button. After these processes are repeated for a few turns, I remove myself from my blankets, thus tearing the wrapper off of a brand new day. I never realized how symbolic this ...

  • timoi

    Advertising Doesn't Always Work

    By timoi in On Another Note

    Instead of writing about the obvious VMAs that your coworkers may be gabbing about... I heard this on a radio ad this morning: "Cingular has exlusive ringtones from artists like Nelly, Missy Elliott, and Hillary Duff." So there you go...

  • timoi

    A Sitcom Waiting To Happen

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I used to threaten my friends that one day I would run for public office. My campaign slogan would be "You Could Do Worse".

  • kellirhea

    O Good Taste, Where For Art Thou?

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    I have thought about it long and hard, although I don't know why. If a man is trying to woo me, I am more likely to be impressed if he quotes lines of Jay-Z rather than lines of Shakespeare. Is ...

  • kellirhea

    Pseudo-Minimalism

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    A few months ago, I was reading one of those celebrity gossip rags, and I came across something that's been nagging at me ever since I read it. Adam Sandler had just purchased a $13 million manse. Cameron Diaz had ...

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