Jim Croce cover band

by meanlouise May 31, 2013 academia

When I was a kid, our next door neighbors had a Hammond organ. They used to let me play it but their sheet music selection was pretty limited. Very limited. Let’s put it this way: if you ever form a Jim Croce cover band and need some funky organ breaks for “Time in a Bottle,” […]

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Batgrl & I (not) together again

by meanlouise August 11, 2009 art

I took the top image in Sarasota. Batgrl took the 2nd one in San Diego. IMG_0835, originally uploaded by meanlouise. I’m posting these not because they’re silly or because the top image features 50% of Team Meat (me, Eric and JunglePete) in one place, but because it’s yet another example of the the strange parallel […]

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Batty meme'd me

by meanlouise February 13, 2008 books + libraries

Jen tagged [tag]Batgrl[/tag] for the [tag]123 meme[/tag] and Batty tagged me. When I’m done, I might tag you, so pay attention. The 123 Rules: 1) Pick up the book nearest you with at least 123 pages. (No cheating!) 2) Turn to page 123. 3) Count the first five sentences. 4) Post the next three sentences. […]

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I eat cannibals

by meanlouise May 21, 2004 music

I was gathering data the other night (seriously. I love my work) and ran across an mp3 of the insipid and annoying 80s hit I Eat Cannibals by the equally insipid and annoying Toto Coelo. Last night I mentioned to doppleganger Batgrl that I’d had this stupid song stuck in my head ever since I […]

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by meanlouise April 5, 2004 linkage

In other bat-related news, Batgrl decided that it wasn’t fair for only one of us to have a mushy brain, so she got into the act, too. I could have told her the headaches sucked, but she had to learn the hard way. Go give her some love now, won’t you? She’s home and resting […]

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time for a round of good idea-bad idea

by meanlouise August 15, 2003 holiday cheer

Jon dressed as Mothra, Batty and I dressed like the freaky fairy creatures. Trick or Treating. Good idea or bad idea? You be the judge. ed note, 3/7/07: there must have been some context to this I have long forgotten

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a world without air conditioning?

by meanlouise July 26, 2003 true life 2003

In other news, Batty tells me she’s found a place where people live without air conditioning!

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Attack of the Giant Eagles

by meanlouise October 23, 2002 true life 2002

I have a long rambling post about compulsory licensing of music in the digital environment, but I figured if it was boring to me it was boring to everyone. So instead I began spinning elaborate conspiracy theories revolving around the appearance of the giant eagles in Alaska and the earthquake, but I’m too tired to […]

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more time wasters

by meanlouise June 21, 2002 true life 2002

Next time Batty bemoans her unfinished dissertation, point out to her that playing the IKEA game probably isn’t the most productive thing to be spending her time on.

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