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Masters of Sex: My New TV Crush

Masters of Sex: My New TV Crush

It’s a dismal season in our house, that empty time between Mad Men and Game of Thrones seasons. Billy and I aren’t into mega violent shows with criminal protagonists. We tried Dexter and Breaking Bad but, quite frankly, I feel wrong deriving amusement from murder […]

Six Months, No Cell Phone

Six Months, No Cell Phone

I sure have been seeing a lot lately. Not because I’ve been travelling – oh no, I’ve been uncharacteristically local since January – I’ve seen a lot because I’m still sans cell phone. When I ditched my cell phone along with my job back in […]

The Life Nostalgic Cinema: Retro Dating Do’s And Don’ts

The Life Nostalgic Cinema: Retro Dating Do’s And Don’ts

My favourite part of this 1949 educational video about “Dating Do’s And Don’ts” is the bit where the boy deliberates over which girl to ask on a date. Haughty Janice? Betty the Borebot? Or Easygoing Ann? And the way Ann seductively chows down on cotton […]