This Open Thread is Going Abroad

We’re off to spend the summer in Germany! Which sounds like a good plan, until I tell you that the English summer is actually pretty awesome right now. Still, I’m hoping for even better weather, and good times with the family. Now, I just have to convince the kids that two hours on a plane will be FUN. Continue reading This Open Thread is Going Abroad

Lunchtime Poll: Summer TV Viewing

Summer television used to be the dregs of the barrel for the networks. It used to be where you would dump the extra episodes from a bad show or show pilots for failed shows and label them as TV movies. Over the years, networks then added reality shows to the mix. This has proved to be my downfall. I love trashy reality competitions and the summer has one of the best and trashiest in Big Brother. I have a thing for competitions and games of any kind. Add in swearing, cute people, politicking, and general craziness and you hook me for life. This also applies to any Real World/Road Rules Challenge. Continue reading Lunchtime Poll: Summer TV Viewing