After my divorce, I took a job as a receptionist for an engineering firm. Derwood and I had great benefits because of that job. I was way over-qualified but the four years of that job served its purpose. While at that job I made it very clear that I wanted no part and no recognition … Continue reading Administrative Professionals and Hollywood Women…Discuss
I'm a bit late in the week for my annual Oscar post but this one took more effort than what I have done in the past. That's not true, I don't know if I've done an Oscar post before and I am too lazy to go look.First, I have created a scientific diagram showing all … Continue reading Oh, I Got Yer Oscar Right Here!
Preface: Thank you Lily in Canada for the idea. (This is about the Oscars, I have to thank someone.) The 2013 Academy Award presentation was held February 24. I didn't see it because I was busy at the beach. Seth MacFarlane, creator of The Family Guy, hosted this year's Oscars. And he sang this song: … Continue reading An Open Letter to Jamie Lee Curtis or In Defense of Seth MacFarlane
Sure, it's easy for me to say that now but mortifying to say as a kid growing up in the 70s. I recently read a piece by one of Oregon's great writers, who is now an expat living in San Francisco. The piece detailed one of the traditions of his youth in Hillsboro, namely Fonzie … Continue reading I’m Not Allowed to Watch That
Hello and welcome to my 2012 end of the decade multifaceted, multifarious postapalooza! I've got it all here.... TV, movie and music reviews, literary critique, critique of my children, gourmet cooking tips; whatever you need to know in this new millennium, my blog and I are here to deliver. MUSIC I haven't listened to a … Continue reading Maggie’s End-of-Year Multi-Media Hyphenastic Extravaganza!
I just found this list in my drafts and I'm lazy and it's Friday so here, take it. 1. Godfather Parts I and II. I think I read a blog on here whose author said she had never seen The Godfather and was never going to see it. She said it was too violent. Wha???? … Continue reading Comfort Movies