Archive for July, 2004


Thursday, July 8th, 2004

I’m not generally a fan of discussing bathroom behavior. And I’m certainly not a fan of brandishing reading material and announcing to the world that the bathroom is where you’re headed. Imagine, then, my dismay to learn that this is apparently quite acceptable at my office. We have “public” restrooms for our students during courses, […]

So pretty, it hurts

Wednesday, July 7th, 2004

John Kerry has chosen John Edwards as his running mate, as you probably know by now, and all the media keeps commenting on how “youthful” and “good-looking” he is. First of all, I’d like to point out that these are not the substantive qualities on which, surely, Kerry’s decision was based. Second, I’m annoyed by […]