Archive for November, 2006

I Heart Geeks

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

ThinkGeek.com is teh fab. They have crazy, silly things for sale that make me laugh. (Thus confirming geek status. Again.) My favorites are the sock monkeys, the Christmas robot wrapping paper, and the USB-powered rocket launcher. Buy one today for your friends and loved ones, won’t you? PS — My statistics final is done. Repeat […]

Orgasm!

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Ha, made you look! According to the Local Blat (aka The Arizona Republic) cosmetics companies are using “bawdy” names to attract attention to their products. Leik, omg, suggestive and naughty words, oh noes. Kinda reminds me of the MAC lipstick I bought the other day, suggestively dubbed “Pervette.” It’s a wonderfully evocative name, bringing to […]

Hyperbole

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

I went to Ulta a few months ago and bought some Rimmel makeup for a party. I flailed about the store for an hour or so before deciding on it, and the deciding factor was the little display of theirs. They’d bunched together lipsticks, lip liners, and eyeshadows that worked together, and had a little […]

High School Never Ends

Wednesday, November 15th, 2006

Such an odd week. Such an odd, odd week, that’s also been vaguely depressing. And the cherry on top of the sundae: 10-year high school reunion. I’m not going to all of the reunion events. I don’t think my blood pressure could handle it. I might explode from all that socializing. And of course, I […]

A Serious WTF

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Okay, today’s the election. It’s a huge midterm election where the fate of lots of things will be decided. And what do you suppose CNN has posted on their website with a big red banner as BREAKING NEWS? Read: “Britney Spears files for divorce from her husband Kevin Federline, citing irreconcilable differences.” Yes, that’s right, […]