Defeating the Undercoat

Summer is here, and if you’ve got a fluffy dog they probably already hate the weather and you’re wondering how to help them. Depending on the type of coat they have, shaving may be a bad answer.

Open Thread

This Weekend Open Thread is Hot as Balls

It’s spring. Let’s turn the damn furnaces off already.

Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: What’s Your Offering?

The Goddess of Cool Breezes and Plenty of Shade awaits your offering.


The Ashes Down Under 2013/14: The WACA

Yes, after the Gabba, the WACA. Because just like the cricket itself, this gets curioser and curioser.

Pop Culture

Sorting the Stars: DeNiro and Pacino

This week I’m sorting a set of modern-day icons, and Mr. Sally J is shaking his head. I mean, how can I not know the difference between Al Pacino and Rober DeNiro?