Monthly Archives: July 2011
We sure were out of cahoots this week! Geo Ninja Dave Sarah & Beth Margaret & Super Happy Fun Time Deluxe Recorder UMail us with your photo for next week’s theme: I’ve made a huge mistake.
American consumers have no problem with carcinogens, but they will not purchase any product, including floor wax, that has fat in it. -Dave Barry
By Sarah Jost Tuesday, Tim DeChristopher was sentended to 2 years in prison, a $10,000 fine, and 3 years of probation for driving up the bidding of an auction for oil and gas drilling leases by hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading
By Margaret Hedderman I have something called “blossom-end rot.” And, yes, it’s as bad as it sounds. I thank you for your concern – seven of my backyard tomato plants are producing giant, beautiful fruit with black, inedible bottoms. It’s … Continue reading
By Sarah Jost In 2008, 27-year-old University of Utah economics student Tim DeChristopher attended an auction of oil and gas drilling leases and drove up the bidding by hundreds of thousands of dollars. DeChristopher and other activists were protesting the … Continue reading
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be? Anywhere and everywhere? You typical Urchin, you! If you’re anything like us, a travel wish list is more of a to-do list than anything else and we’re just … Continue reading
Uh oh. It looks like we got a little carried away. Sarah Margaret Geo Ninja Dave Next week’s theme: Out of cahoots! Show us what got you frazzled this week!
[The taipan] is the most poisonous snake on earth, with a lunge so swift and a venom so potent that your last mortal utterance is likely to be: “I say, is that a sn——.” -Bill Bryson, In a Sunburned Country