In a speech at Brown University, Spike Lee characterized gangsta rap as “dangerous” and urged his audience not to buy it, saying it “portrays blacks in a negative way”.
Okay, the power outage was due to a small fire at the Canal electric station, and it lasted only an hour or so. It was a moderate inconvenience, especially to folks who don’t have town water. NStar deserves credit for getting everyone back on line so fast.
I admire those who have the vocabulary to describe human foibles with flair and precision.
This morning, I received an email with a link about Michael Hanscom, the Seattle-based contractor who was removed from his temp job for posting a photo on his personal weblog, on his own server and on his own time.
It’s done my heart good to see the American consumer doing her/his best to meet retailer expectations this holiday season.
Okay, I’ve shut up for over 24 hours about Dubya’s exploiting our soldiers yet again for his own personal political gain. But this is enough to turn your stomach.
It’s Thanksgiving Day 2003, and I got to start the day with my oldest grandchild, Bob/Robert, who is 8.