Citizens, let’s not worry about Ukraine until the third paragraph this week! Unfortunately, the higher-ranking news items are not cheerful at all. Let’s have them anyway.
It’s back! So much has been going on lately over on this side of the Atlantic, it would be irresponsible to keep you all in the dark. Most of it is pretty scary/annoying stuff, but there might be some mild comic relief waiting right at the end. So let’s get on with it.
Well, the news in the U.S. has almost exclusively focused on the current government shutdown, so let’s see what’s going on in another part of the world, shall we?
Hello readers! I’m up in New England this weekend visiting my sister and brother-in-law. I’ve been to Mystic, CT and taken a picture of the sign at that famous pizza place from that one movie (Persephoneers of a certain age will get the reference.) I’ve also eaten some amazing seafood. Anyway, this week’s edition will […]
Last night I was bored and was texting with a Canadian friend. We met while we were both teaching in South Korea and she was telling me how it’s hard being separated from her boyfriend, who’s English. Basically, the best solution that does not involve marrying for a visa is to teach overseas together. They […]
Welcome back, muffins, kittens, poodles, and oh, whatever else we got going on here. Here we are, taking to the brimming cauldron of news and newsish, highlighting the week’s events that are enough to send us running for the hills and screaming for mercy.
Oh for the fuck of shit. I’m sorry for the salty language, but trust me the ladies at my childhood church would be saying the same thing. It really is the end times, and some sort of supreme being is going to come flying down here on a hover Roomba and get us all with […]