Tuesday, December 29, 2009

One more for today, a little sappy

Patricia McConnell has been an invaluable resource to me as we've brought a difficult dog into our house, and this blog entry is just one example of why her approach resonates with me. I'm so happy we can love and accept both of our dogs for who they are (barking, squirrel-chasing troublemakers) even as we want to help them improve.

Two wheels and whatever else you can fit

Several media outlets have picked up on this, and even Daily Candy got in on the fun of bicycles that do more than transport people.

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Follow-up with a vengeance

Steven Colbert has one-upped his previously mentioned sponsorship of the 2010 US Speedskating Olympic team. He also decided it would be totally awesome to have his picture taken in their uniform, and SI has decided it would be totally awesome to post outtakes. Warning: Do not sip any beverages while viewing this slideshow. They will end up on your computer screen and/or keyboard.

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Help for the holiday traveler

A comprehensive airline fee chart by carrier, domestic and international.

Monday, December 07, 2009

A girl can dream

When I finally win the lottery, I will fill my closet with these. And I will hire someone to make my hair do this every day. And I will find a time machine to take me to an appropriate decade so I don't look like I'm in costume all the time.

Thursday, December 03, 2009

It's all about the music

When you just can't get enough Glee, check out New York Magazine which publishes a recap and, more importantly, musical number evaluation for every episode. Camp with a side of snark - yes, please!