Important read about Ferguson

I came across this today on the old Book Face. I think it is an important piece to read for white people. I am certainly not trying to change or derail the discussion about Ferguson by posting this piece. I think the text says a lot about why it is important to speak out and lend support and be a strong ally.… » 8/20/14 12:54pm 8/20/14 12:54pm

Shhhh! Be vewy, vewy qwiet....We're hunting Drama Llamas....

OMG, y'all the drama llama has infultrated my office! Maybe he seeped through from my phone or computer while I was reading GT? I don't know how else he got in...I sit by the front door and I certainly wouldn't let him just waltz right past me.
Some of the effects of Drama Llama on my office -
1. Incessant pacing and… » 1/23/14 12:35pm 1/23/14 12:35pm

Not to beat a dead horse...."

But I have some things that have been rattling around my head since this whole thing blew up/imploded/became a shit storm with Killer Martinis. This post actually has nothing to do with her specifically or her "Thoughts on Poverty". What I need to get out of my brain and onto paper is my problem with the mind set of… » 12/07/13 2:29pm 12/07/13 2:29pm

Late night ramble...(Update)

So tonight was date night with Mr. Fun and we went to a great restaurant and have a wonderful meal and an awesome server. (In relation to an earlier post about tipping - she was so great we gave her 30%+. She deserved every penny.) After dinner, I went to a friends place to help her pack. This is where the ramble… » 11/23/13 4:20am 11/23/13 4:20am

My very racist Halloween encounter

To keep with the spirit of Halloween and the article over on Jez, with the wonderfully long comment thread about Walt Disney and his racist portrayal of EVERYONE (except white Americans), I thought I would regal y'all with a tale of blatant double racism. I live in an area highly populated by night clubs. It provides… » 11/01/13 12:22pm 11/01/13 12:22pm

My Dearest Hivemind: Fashion Help, Please!

Hello All! I hope Monday hasn't messed with you too badly! I need some help. I am looking for a very.specific style of purse. I do not even know if it exists. My bosses wife had her wallet stolen from her purse in the not so distant past and now she is concerned it could happen again. At the time of her pick-pursing,… » 10/07/13 8:13pm 10/07/13 8:13pm