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Eye Black, Football and High School

I’m taking a lot of flack for thinking that a teenage boy shouldn’t paint his face black for a football game.

Servite is a High School in Anaheim, CA. They have a very good football team and (I now find) a less than stellar reputation.

High School Athletics in California are still left to teachers. […]

Servite High School: Football In Blackface?

Last night I was scrolling through the channels and landed on Prime Ticket. There was a high school football game on TV that caught my eye.

A Servite High School Football Player was wearing blackface.

I don’t have it saved on DVR, but last night Prime Ticket aired the game. On the field were a […]

Tech Talk Tuesday: Kim Kardashian Stole My Brilliant Idea

Typically I wouldn’t have much to say about Kim Kardashian. She operates in a realm separate from mine. Today, however, I’d like to talk a little bit about Kim Kardashian and the FTC (Federal Trade Commission).

According to Ad Week, Kardashian has signed a deal to “sex up” Carls Jr. Well, I guess after the […]

Book Review: First Annual Grand Prairie Rabbit Festival

When I heard that Ken Wheaton had penned a novel I immediately asked for a review copy. The review copy arrived and then I used it to beat myself. What was I thinking? Why would I want to review Wheaton’s novel? What if it sucked? I knew Ken was from Louisiana, even with a column […]

I Married A Writer

When we met he was a screenwriter, and the first year of marriage had his writing as well. Directing was his true passion, but writing was the stepping stone that would take him there.

Those first years I watched my husband create characters and story lines. He changed with each script, morphing into a vehicle […]

And A Very Merry

Took the kids to my tennis partner’s house to pick oranges and grapefruits, as her trees are overflowing with citrus. Alexander said her house is more fun than an amusement park. I would tend to agree.

They played baseball while I visited with Nina and Will, I met the hobo, and watched Will take a […]