Feeds:
Posts

Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

Helen’s been SCUBA diving in St. Thomas with the great folks at Blue Island Divers… and this morning she used an underwater camera for the first time!Pretty!

More pretty!

More pretty!

Sweet!

Sweet!

Don't tell mom.....

Don’t tell mom…..

Advertisements

Read Full Post »

ot: Cesaria Evora

She will be missed, but her music lives on.

Read Full Post »

WATN? Sue Donohoe

Doin’ an important job:  Donohoe named Kay Yow Cancer Fund Executive Director

Read Full Post »

On Sexism and Women’s Basketball

Ben asks: When will it end?

Case in point: A writer by the name of Dave Begel penned an article for OnMilwaukee.com today with the title, “Women’s basketball has evolved, but not for the better.

Compared to other articles bashing the WNBA, Begel’s title is relatively kind. But the entire article might be the single most misogynistic piece on the WNBA that I’ve ever read.

Read Full Post »

Jezebel on racism

Racist Girls Basketball Team Explains They’re Totally Not Racist

This week every player on Kenmore East High School’s girls basketball team is serving a two day suspension for performing a pre-game chant that included the N-word. The team’s only black player says she asked her teammates to stop doing the cheer, but they explained it was just a joke and they aren’t racist. Considering that members of the Kentucky church that banned interracial couples also insisted they weren’t biased, it seems this needs to be said: If you do things that demean people due to their ethnicity, you are a racist.

Read Full Post »

Totally off topic, but by request…

Mama Symphony: I don’t know what happened. I was up late blogging, fell asleep and when I woke up, there were these boys in the house.

The Boys: How YOU doin’?
Legato… or is it Scherzo…I am such a bad mom…auditions for catsinsink.com.

Read Full Post »

my guests, who traveled from Texas, Tennessee, Western Mass, Maine, New Jersey and Connecticut to join the locals at the Garden today. There were 50+ of us — if you’re interested in joining us next year, keep an eye on the blog and help support a great cause.

Also spotted in the stands: Brian Agler, Nancy Darsch, Kara Lawson, Rebecca Lobo, Angel McCoughtry (reported), Sue Wicks, Kym Hampton, the WBCA’s Beth Bass, former Seton Hall coach Phyllis Mangina, Robin Roberts.

Both Baylor and Tennessee fans did themselves proud.

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »