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Two Bulldogs – A Painting and A Mother

Sep 1, 2014
Two Bulldogs – A Painting and A Mother

A painted bulldog portrait along with a similar characterization of my mother.

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Alison Toon
A playlist for Labor Day; old, new, borrowed and just-a-little blue

Sep 1, 2014
A playlist for Labor Day; old, new, borrowed and just-a-little blue

This one's a little different: quite a few covers, some new and unique.. some upbeat, some down. Some great guitar on a few (especially Sympathy, Court of the Crimson King).See what you think. What are you listening to today?1. Born to Ride, Blackjack ...

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The Girl With Moxie
Open Letter(s) to Target Managers, or Why I Hate Your Cashiers’ Bagging Skills

Dear Target Manager, I appreciate that Target offers me a discount for using reusable bags. I especially appreciate that the policy changed from 5 cents off to 5 cents per bag. I like getting financial incentives to recycle, reuse, all that crap. … Continue reading

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All Squared Up
All Swirled Up!

All Swirled Up!

I have done it! I have crocheted a baby hat! Not a baby hat for an infant elephant or hippo, but a baby hat for a human baby! After attempting to follow the adorable crochet patterns from Repeat Crafter Me, I figured out what I have to do to make a hat...

Chronicles of Nothing
Back to school time…again…

Back to school time…again…

The best thing about being an adult? Not having to go to back to school. Homework was just the worst. I would have hated going to classes more, but I did enjoy some of the social aspects of school.  Don’t get me wrong. I was not popular. I was a nerd and still am...

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Alison Toon
George Clinton, Parliament Funkadelic, and what younger musicians can learn from the grand statesman of funk

Aug 31, 2014
George Clinton, Parliament Funkadelic, and what younger musicians can learn from the grand statesman of funk

George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, 30 August 2014I've been lucky enough to see a George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic show twice in the past two years, both times at Sacramento's Ace of Spades: first time was March 2013, second time, last ni...

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Marc Valdez Weblog
David King’s Birthday Party

Aug 30, 2014
David King’s Birthday Party

Went down to Oakland today with JS to help Amanda Yount celebrate David King's birthday.I like this place. I'll live in the basement.

Marc Valdez Weblog
The Temptations Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Aug 30, 2014


Chronicles of Nothing
Career Questions: What do you want to be when you grow up?

Career Questions: What do you want to be when you grow up?

This time next month, I will be embarking on yet another new adventure. This time the leap of faith is centered around my career. OK, it’s not a blind leap. I’ve been planning and I have more than 12% of a plan. When you’re young and you have an entry-level job, you think you’ll just...

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Alison Toon
Guess who’s back in town tomorrow?

Aug 29, 2014
Guess who’s back in town tomorrow?

George Clinton, Sacramento, March 2013The one-and-only George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento. Be there, or be square.

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