We’re talking about What The Dog Saw by Malcolm Gladwell on Friday, July 29. We’re going to discuss here, in the comments, not on Facebook.
Don’t forget to check out all of the Gender Carnical participants: Neamhspleachas- What Makes Gender Dangerous Lilly – Labels – Being Politically Correct and Queerly Correct Eusi Mto – Gender Anarchy and Gender Equality Curvaceous Dee – What Makes Me A Woman Sexpert Jane Blow – Are My Nipples Getting the Correct Signals Sinclair Sexsmith … [Read more…]
“Teach children to be polite and courteous in the home, and, when he grows up, he will never be able to edge his car onto a freeway.” -Unknown One of the podcasts I’ve been listening to is Grammar Girl, a brief podcast covering, obviously, grammar topics. She is part of a website called Quick and … [Read more…]
“Man cannot live by bread alone; he must have peanut butter.” – President James A. Garfield Ingredients 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter 1/2 cup Butter-Flavored Crisco 1 1/4 cups brown sugar, packed 3 tablespoons milk (see options) 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 egg 1 3/4 cups white flour 3/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon baking soda Directions … [Read more…]
“Names are loaded, full of pitfalls and possibilities, and can prove obstacles to writing.” -Carmela Ciuraru Belle de Jour didn’t invent the pseudonym. Concerned that his fantasy writings would reflect badly on his academic work, mathematician Charles Dodgson wrote under the name Lewis Carroll. As to not alert the neighbors that they were featured in … [Read more…]