Monthly Archives: August 2013

August 27

The Bondi Beach Drag Queen Flash Mob

Over 100 dancers surprised Bondi Beach with a Flash Mob on Sat Nov 14th 2009, organised by DJ Dan Murphy and starring one of Australia’s most famous & delicious drag queens.

August 27

NASA releases portrait of a planet waving at Saturn

Breathtaking raw images of the Earth and Saturn system snapped by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft on July 19 during the worldwide ‘Wave at Saturn’ campaign are streaming back across 1 billion miles of interplanetary space. Science team members are now busily processing the images to create individual color composites and a panoramic view of the ‘pale blue dot’ and […]

August 26

Happy Dog National Appreciation Day!

Happy National Dog Appreciation Day to Max! National Dog Appreciation Day was started in 2004 to recognize the massive number of shelter pets looking for a good home and to encourage their adoption. Consider adopting a dog from an animal shelter or donating to the SPCA.

August 26

Making Homelessness Illegal

via USA Today.  South Carolina Capital’s Plan for Homeless? Ban them. South Carolina’s capital city has approved a plan to rid its downtown of the homeless people officials fear might prevent Columbia from becoming a regional economic hot spot, the New York Times reports. Under a policy the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty calls an […]

August 25

A Story About Learning To Let Go

Originally posted on Rugged Luxury:
This is the story I never wanted to write. Ironically, I think I’ve been writing it my whole life.  Let’s take a step back for a minute. You see, I haven’t really been myself since last December. At first, I just rolled with it, thinking (hoping) it was just a…

August 25

Equality Moment

“Another Thing I’m Sick of Hearing: If I started that gay rights group, I must be gay. So if i start an animal rights group, what does that make me? A giraffe?” ― James Howe, Addie on the Inside

August 24

Pop Culture Roulette Introduced

My best friend’s husband – Pop Culture Roulette – is one of the coolest guys I know. [Remember I never share real names on this blog.] Pop Culture Roulette is a walking pop culture wikipedia page. If you want to know who the non-speaking actor who was in the Nestle 1998 commercial, he has that covered. […]