Archive for the 'quotes' Category

24: season 6, hour 5

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2007

Same as the others–if you’re avoiding 24, this isn’t the place to be.

Books.

Saturday, January 20th, 2007

“So, Matilda’s strong young mind continued to grow, nurtured by the voices of all those authors who had sent their books out into the world, like ships onto the sea. These books gave Matilda a hopeful and confidant message: you are not alone.” — Matilda

Rainy sunday.

Sunday, May 14th, 2006

Stayed up waaaay late last night playing Vampire at Robust‘s place. Went to bed sometime just before dawn. Got up around noon and spent the day alternately working, knitting, and putzing around the house, which seems to be my of-late M.O. Towards the end of the afternoon, we got a series of strong storms that […]

The Prairie Muffin Manifesto

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

“[Prairie Muffins] are also happy that their husbands are masculine, and they do not diminish that masculinity by harping on habits which emanate from the fact that boys will be boys, even when they grow up. In addition, Prairie Muffins are careful not to use their feminine, hormotional weaknesses to excuse sinful attitudes and actions, […]

New Orleans, of the present

Thursday, September 8th, 2005

If this account is in any way true, it speaks of neglect and maliciousness that I can hardly fathom. Just as dusk set in, a Gretna Sheriff showed up, jumped out of his patrol vehicle, aimed his gun at our faces, screaming, “Get off the fucking freeway”. A helicopter arrived and used the wind from […]

George Lucas is one greedy fuck.

Monday, September 20th, 2004

When asked why he was releasing the Star Wars trilogy on DVD now, as opposed to after Ep. 6 as originally planned, George Lucas said: “Just because the market has shifted so dramatically. A lot of people are getting very worried about piracy. That has really eaten dramatically into the sales. It really just came […]

Clinton on The Daily Show

Monday, August 16th, 2004

Bill Clinton: I think that one of the problems we had, after Watergate, when President Nixon resigned and there were all these clear violations of the law, is that really the press brought that on — they started it and they hammered it. And I think that it gave them a sense of their own […]

quote

Sunday, June 27th, 2004

“A naked Dyson with pillow dignity comes out into the hallway.” — Venture

quotes about chicken

Sunday, June 27th, 2004

“Sage advice — stay away from the roast chicken.” — DM “I thought you were going to say ‘Roll a succulence check.’” — Corwin

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Sunday, June 27th, 2004

“It’s such a yuppie pairing. Dyson and Venture. Like ‘Hey, Dyson and Venture, let’s go to the Gap.’”