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Amy Abbott commented on Alysa Salzberg's blog post Why are my son's first words in French?
"Lucky bebe"
Apr 26, 2015
Amy Abbott commented on Ted Frier's blog post George Will: Conservative Common Sense on Iran
"Thanks for helping me understand this"
Apr 18, 2015
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Jamie Lee Curtis and Bear Buttocks: Gross Me Out!!!
"` I saw at blogger ` keiko alvarez. She a bird. I forget ` Singer Who ' Sings ` She a presto ` Pretty Bird ' and She ask ` Hoy Ya Fly So High ' ` Heath Care. Great. Care is Courage. I sad as I sense brutal depravities in Gaza. Justice…"
Aug 4, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Greetings from "Squirrel Vista"
"` I saw cute Bull Winkle Atop ` Con C. heehaw. koshersalaami is paid? His Boss be ` Kooky ' ` He make flop ` Mess ' He run Off ` Greenwald ' and fun otter` Bloggers ' ` , ' pause I go read "Otter" Closed Deleter `…"
Jul 23, 2014
Jonathan Wolfman commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Greetings from "Squirrel Vista"
"How did I ever miss this gem?  :)"
Jul 15, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Greetings from "Squirrel Vista"
"` I not Here when this Posted? Bullwinkle is a night squirrel. He/she chewed electric wires. Gosh... ` Agni ' purge by fire ' ` Thanks... Comment go? Yes? No go? Please tail?"
Jul 14, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post On Winter
"` I miss so much. I was loyal at Deleter blog Open Salon. ` Fun Read... I feel like hot chocolate. I remember snow drifts that were as high as the second floor. We'd bang on Neighbors second story window. I'd ask: ` Henrietta? Can You…"
May 28, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Do you park in handicapped spaces?
"` My contraption is acting very odd. I can't always re` sign in. Tell why? I see lorianne, and anna `.., ' heehaw is a nice` neigh. I go hear` mule go ` heehaw... ` ` * COMMENT STUCK. I'll try to backtrack. ODD stuff. Nice? Who no…"
May 14, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Do you park in handicapped spaces?
"` I have a DAV tag with a wheel chair. I rarely use it. I have when I had to use a VAMC walker after arterial, and after my left leg fibula was sawed off. That was five years ago. That was when Barack Obama was the candidate. I recall how happy DC…"
May 12, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Change -- Like Huge Waves from the Atlantic Ocean
"` No One is ever Here. Who has bad Breath? We sit in Red Breast Robin Nest and Warm Sky Blue Speckled Egg. ` I am waiting for left-over Valentine Day Hallmark Cards to be half-priced. When red greeting Happy Valentine Cards get cheap Buy Four…"
Feb 16, 2014
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Granny glasses and go-go boots
"` It's fun to go `popping off Here and @ Open? No. I can't comment. Blog got deleted there and 4- @ Salon. I am listening to WW1- ` Christmas In The Trenches ref:, ` Blogger ` Boanerges1 - We got many miles to Travel Before We Sleep. In WW…"
Dec 25, 2013
Workstudio commented on Amy Abbott's blog post da Vinci: Perspective of a Genius
"Wonderful account and history Amy, Dali´s rendition shows a futuristic flair in his creation that surprises the viewer, when you see that he painted this in 1955."
Sep 28, 2013
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post Jamie Lee Curtis and Bear Buttocks: Gross Me Out!!!
"` I toss & roll in bed. No bedbugs biting. I saw this at top: You might Enjoy: I was @ JMac1949 ` Why use two squares when one square of Charmin' Tissue will do. Fun Reads. No use poison oak leaves in Pot House. BROTP (bring your…"
Sep 2, 2013
Arthur James commented on Amy Abbott's blog post From the footlights of the road show
"` I hope this ridiuculous comment don't get stuck` gin I saw this at last post` Something else you might enjoy. I do enjoy  . . . Farmer wears sleeveless T- shirt to movies, eats raw red beets, takes a gallon of moo-cow milk, O, burps"
Aug 23, 2013
Amy Abbott commented on Con Chapman's blog post Why I Got an Unregistered Gun
"touche."
Aug 12, 2013
Amy Abbott commented on Tinkerertink69's blog post Death needs to take a vacation
"Tink, I've been thinking about you all afternoon.  These OS losses must be very hard for you. We will not forget Pam."
Aug 4, 2013

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Encouraging Suicide in my Kitchen

Posted on July 31, 2013 at 12:03pm 3 Comments

While the world watches Anthony Weiner’s struggle to become Mayor of New York City, I’ve got real problems.\

I have gnats.  Little black swarming devils have taken over my now-scrubbed-clean kitchen  (yes, even those spaces next to the stove).

We’ve lived in our home for seventeen years, and aside from a plague of tiny ants in the kitchen once, we’ve been pretty bug-free.  Our son was six when we moved in, and I made a Motherly/Wifely Decree that no food be gnawed…

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Thanks, Baby Cambridge, for not being born on my birthday.

Posted on July 22, 2013 at 7:23pm 2 Comments

I celebrate a birthday this week, and I’m thrilled to pieces that the Royal Baby was born today and not on my special day. Best of luck to the new future King, whose reign I will most likely never celebrate. Because of those good Windsor genes, a pundit speculated that the future king may not take the throne until 2070.

This birthday isn’t one of the special numbers – although some might say that when one is over fifty, every year is a significant number.  I’ll give you…

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On Rejection

Posted on July 21, 2013 at 10:00am 12 Comments

"The conscience of an editor is purely decorative." -- Oscar Wilde

I am under the impression that I can make my living with this trade of writing.  I've been operating under this delusion for nearly four years now, buoyed up by my husband's ginormous compensation as a…

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June's Bounty in Ireland, Part 2

Posted on July 15, 2013 at 1:01pm 2 Comments

 

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At 7:16pm on November 23, 2012, Mary Ann Sorrentino said…

Glad to see you here!

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At 9:34pm on June 24, 2012, Xenonlit said…

Hi Amy. This is going to be a labor, but each comment to a friend will also be a joy! Good to see you here.

 
 
 

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