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Tag Archives: The Missus
From our William Wordsworth desk It was the Missus who pointed out that Wednesday’s Boston Globe front-page photo looked like an Edward Hopper painting. Close-up: Just like Hopper: Bleak, ambiguous, ominous.
All of a sudden, the Missus has been getting lash notes from outfits that have no business nagging her. Exhibit A: This letter from NSTAR hectoring her about our electricity usage: First of all: What of it? Second of all: … Continue reading
And she liked it so much, she made a dress out of it. From New York magazine’s The Cut (tip o’ the pixel to The Missus): Katy Perry Voted Early Katy Perry wore a ballot printed on her dress to … Continue reading
Forget GOP vice presidential hopeful Paul Ryan (R-Cheesehead) as Budget Victim. New York magazine’s The Cut (via The Missus) has tagged him as Fashion Victim: Everyone Agrees: Paul Ryan’s Style Is Awkward Now that Americans have had a couple days … Continue reading
When the hardworking staff returned home from a post-prandial promenade last evening, we were met by a campaign card attached to our mailbox by some Joe Kennedy III acolyte. The front: The back: Is it just us, or does that … Continue reading
On the debut night of The Hillary Chronicles (dba USA’s Political Animals), this was the homepage of the Drudge Report: To recap (upper left): From Reuters: Egyptians pelt Clinton motorcade with tomatoes From Yahoo! News: ‘Monica, Monica’ chants taunt Clinton … Continue reading
From our Fan Mail from Some Flounder(ing Campaigns) desk Yesterday it was the Missus who received a money-grubbing letter from Ann Romney (via the Republican National Committee). Today it’s the hardworking staff receiving a money-grubbing letter from Mitt Romney (via … Continue reading
From our Fan Mail From Some Flounder(ing Campaigns) desk Well the Missus went to the mailbag today and out poured a letter with the return address ANN ROMNEY and the Missus turned to the hardworking staff and said, “Here – … Continue reading
Well the Missus and I trundled out to the deCordova Museum in Lincoln to catch Gary Webb: Mr. Jeans and here’s some of what we saw: And these: I’m not smart enough to understand any of Webb’s work (although the … Continue reading
More evidence that American politics has gone to the dogs (tip o’ the pixel to The Missus): At PetsVote.com, you can support either Mutt Romney or Bark Obama. Hey, its your chance to screw the pooch of your choice.