Monthly Archives: November 2008

Oliver-isms at age 3

“Oliver, your five minutes are up.” “No! My five minutes are down!” “I don’t want that bandaid. That bandaid is ridiculous.” For a long time, after returning from Brazil in August and making the difficult transition back to using both … Continue reading

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Best birthday ever?

With the exception of a couple of California Proposition absurdities (Props 8 & 9), the election results gave me one of the best birthdays ever. Yay Obama! (It is all about me, right?) Having my parents here for the day … Continue reading

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Election profundities

On the WNCT television website, an article on the still-unconfirmed presidential result in North Carolina, includes the following quotation: Johnnie McLean with the State Board of Elections says, “I believe that the reason that it is that close is that … Continue reading

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