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This special notice is for Chloe -- don't forget to set your clocks back overnight! What can I say? I'm here for you.
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And this one time...at band camp...
OU is enjoying a bye week this weekend, so we're stuck watching other games around the country. The remote has landed on the PSU/OSU game for the moment, so I thought it would be fun to play "pick the worst school band uniform". In today's head-to-head competition we're pitting the Ohio State University Marching Band against the University of Texas Longhorn Band. It's a tough call when you compare OSU's "I wanna be a Canadian, eh" berets and "Are you a pothead Fauker" arm patches -- to the cheap, burnt orange homemade Halloween costume-esque UT uniforms, complete with fringe and rick-rack. You make the call -- which is worse:

And yes, I do get reeeeeeally bored when I'm not feeling well.

UPDATE: After reading VASpider's comment, I thought I'd throw the PRIDE OF OKLAHOMA uniforms into the mix. Although they are in desperate need of a university logo overhaul, side-by-side with the 'whorns, I think we all know which band wins (OU vs. texas - bands, OU vs. texas - majors, OU vs. texas - twirlers). Boomer Sooner!
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Without a trace of doubt in my mind
Holy cow! I'm just waking up for the second time today, and walked in to a 34-24 Florida State vs. Notre Dame score. Like the announcers, I, too, wondered if the Irish were for real this year. They were all defense, no offense at the beginning of the season -- and well, people rank (and worship) the team just because they are Notre Dame. But after destroying Air Force last week, and taking complete control of the fourth quarter against the 'Noles this week, they've finally proven it to me. Watching their season (and their coach) reminds me a lot of OU's 2000 National Championship run. How lucky were they that George O'Leary lied on his resume?

I'm still chuckling that Todd and I had to defend OU's ranking over FSU's earlier in the season though (pre-Miami game). I wouldn't want to be in garnet and gold right now. I was there in the 90s with my Sooners, and it hurts...a lot. Now I just have to cross my fingers we'll get frequent updates on the tx/ISU game this afternoon. I miss having guaranteed Big XII coverage.
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Shivery Yells
I get at least one search hit daily from folks looking for "SpongeBob SquarePants pumpkin carving patterns". Well as luck would have it, they made a SpongeBob jack-o-lantern on Call For Help this week. Here are two great sites for patterns -- The Pumpkin Wizard and Jack-O-Lantern.com. I wonder if Todd will make me one of these?

For more Halloween-related sites, check out this entry from 10.07 -- and these Halloween carol sites.
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Big Mac, Fillet-o-Fish, Quarter Pounder, French fries...
Coming soon to a McDonald's near you -- McVenison burgers for everyone!
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I'm pure as the driven snow.....in New York City
Peat sent me a Pee-Mail today, and it was just disturbing enough that I couldn't resist making my own. I've always been jealous that girls don't have the ability to do that. Well, except for a freaky former roommate of mine, and we won't go into that here...
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Seems Wander-Lust has bit it for the time being. If you notice slow load-time on your -- or others' -- site(s), it looks like that's the culprit. I've taken the code out of my sidebar until they're back up.

UPDATE: As of 5:30ish, they seem to be back online again.
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Four days of the week she thinks I'm the enemy
I surf the useless news on Friday so you don't have to...

  1. It's not a tum-ah! Ewwww, eww, eww!
  2. Students to test ride condoms. <insert rimshot, and fill out application, here>
  3. Is this really necessary?
  4. Looks like soooomeone watched Porky's one too many times...
  5. We got rid of Britney for the time being. Why, oh why, can't we get rid of her, too?
Happy Friday, everyone! Don't forget to set your clocks back this Sunday morning...
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Private eyes - they're watching you
I was feelin' the love yesterday, and I didn't even know why. First I was tipped off that Chris gave me a l'il shout-out on the air Wednesday. (I wasn't able to watch the show live because Todd was home napping.) We just finished watching the episode on tape though. Cat did segment on blogging and Chris mentioned the little thing we have going with his red shirt. (As you can see, I missed it live the last time, too -- what's up with that?) Cat's expression below speaks for itself. She seemed just a wee bit frightened...

Then not even realizing I was sick yesterday, Mikey said he loves me, too. If all this -- plus the evil Oreo fudge brownie earthquake sundae my husband brought home tonight -- can't inspire a girl to feel better, well then I don't know what can!
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I did NOT "shoplift the pootie"
Because it would probably take a raging case of malaria to keep me offline for long...I tweaked my individual entry / comments template to include highlight + auto-bold, underline, italicize, or hyperlink buttons (for Windows users). Knock yourselves out kids.
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Red hooded sweatshirt
Nothing like getting a little pick-me-up straight from the University of Oklahoma when you're sick -- this showed up today! Dip dip dip.

I love you sweeeeatshirt
red hooded sweeeeatshirt
dip dip dip
shama lama ding dong

I like to rest my hands in your kangaroo pouch,
it makes them feel comfy like a big soft couch.
And I don't care if the weather's no good,
I say "See you later rain" as I pull up my hood.
Remember that long bus trip when I needed a nap?
I used you as a pillow on that Spanish lady's lap.

I love you sweeeeaatshirt
red hooded sweeeeatshirt
dip dip dip
shama lama ding dong

Oh what is it about you that makes me so jolly?
Is it your fifty cotton or your fifty poly?

I don't knoooooooww
ohh ohh hoo hoo hoo.

Oh red hooded sweatshirt we been through a lot together like that time I played in that shirts and skins basketball game and I had to take you off and throw you in the corner of the gym. I was midway through the game and then I saw you looking at me. You were staring as if to say, "Adam, you suck at basketball, you dribble like a damn woman." I was so mad I challenged you to a game of one on one and you know sweatshirt, even though I beat you 11 to 9, deep in my soul I know you missed those lay-ups on purpose. You let me win and that why...

I love you sweeeeaatshirt
red hooded sweeeeaatshirt
dip dip dip
shama lama ding dong

I love you sweeeeaatshirt
red hooded sweeeeaatshirt
dip dip dip
shama lama ding dong

I love you sooooooooooo.
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I'm hot blooded, check it and see - got a fever of a 103°

Thanks to everyone who's written to check up on me! I'm happy to report I'm a million times better today (I'm just getting up after sleeping about 15 hours!), than I was when I headed to bed. I've been fighting some kind of flu bug all week, but I also developed a UTI over the weekend. I started on anti-biotics for it on Sunday, but it was getting worse -- not better. By last night I was dying and said "funk dat". I'd started having really bad abdominal cramps that were knocking me to my knees, and it sounds like I was working on a borderline kidney infection as well.

So I got the super-duper fixer-upper drugs last night -- and a thousand hours in the waiting room aside, it was worth the trip. Thankfully Todd's classes broke after lunch today, and by 1:30 this afternoon he joined me in happy slumber.

I'm still far from being 100%, and it sounds like Guavaween isn't going to be happening for me this weekend. But at least I can move now. I think that's a good thing... And just for Tracy, I included a photo of my fashion accessories. Since they're red and green, I'm ready for the holidays!
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Better living through chemistry
We're just now getting in after 2 a.m. from a fun-filled night in the ER. We'd been there since 8 p.m. Wednesday night. About the only good thing I can say from the experience is that when we finally got in the private rooms, they had TVs in them. Well that, and I got better drugs. Todd is going to be so dead during his classes/tests tomorrow. I think I've said "I'm sorry" about a million times tonight. He bought me a chocolate malt on our way home though. I feel loved! Now...I sleep. Go have some punch while I'm gone, mmmk?
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Gee, I'm real sorry your mom blew up, Ricky.
My little brother got his arm stuck in the microwave. So my mom had to take him to the hospital. My grandma dropped acid this morning, and she freaked out. She hijacked a busload of penguins. So it's sort of a family crisis. Bye!

"Things go wrong — which is awfully annoying of them — and then comes the really difficult thing: explaining what happened. What do you do when the old excuses (my dog ate it, it's in the mail, mistakes were made) have been used once too often? Why, you come to Metaverse for one of 3.6 million different convincing, ready-made excuses!"
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There once was a man from Nantucket...
Again, blame it on the hour -- and the Darvocet.

From FARK.com (in response to "Is finger length an indication of penis length?")... Just be careful clicking the "read more" link at work, ok? You've been warned.

My dick is so big...
...you need a fishing license to take a sperm sample.
...I'm not supposed to operate it after taking NyQuil.
...scientists think it may have killed the dinosaurs.
...it started its own record label.
...it’s registered by the Dep’t of Interior as a "Geological Feature used Primarily for Recreation".
...46 Haitians floated to Florida on it.
...I won the Olympic pole-vault gold medal in Atlanta with it.
...my sperm have to take the subway.
...Oprah choked on it.
...it has several moons in orbit around it.
...it flies non-stop to London.
...girls need an oxygen mask when they blow me.
...I can fuck a Russian on Mir while still on the ground.
...Spielberg is filming "Jurassic My Dick".
...the doctor used a backhoe to give me a vasectomy.
...it was banned by the SALT2 treaty.
...David Copperfield made it disappear.
...it seats a family of six.
...there's a show on Fox, "When My Dick Attacks".
...you can drive from Alaska to Siberia on it.
...Exxon rents it for offshore drilling.
...when I piss, flood warnings are issued.
...they are resculpting the Washington Monument in its honor.
...it popped out of my girls mouth while I did her doggie style.
...it has an entourage.
...it fought Godzilla.
...The Stones open for it.
...it obscures satellite photos.
...it won’t share top billing.
...when I get hard on the beach it violates Cuba’s air space.
...that George Lucas can’t afford to CGI it in Episode Two.
...it was in a GoodYear commercial.
...it rides shotgun.
...the head has a blinking red light on top.
...the head needs to decompress after a swim.
...Cunard wants to buy it.
...that the last chick I screwed said "My God, it’s full of stars!"
...that the US Dept of Justice tried to break it up into smaller dicks.
...the tip dials 10-10-321 when it calls my balls.
...it molested Michael Jackson.
...Suzanne Somers wants me to endorse her ‘Dickmaster’.
...Melville’s original title was "Moby My Dick".
...it won’t host Saturday Night Live, even though it was on the cast for 6 years.
...primitive cultures worship it as a deity.
...it has its own climate.
...a Starbucks opened in my scrotum.
...it has stadium seating.
...they found George Mallory’s frozen corpse on it, with two dead Sherpas.
...that when I beat off, the friction causes global warming.
...it has a side job snaking out drains.
...A book was written: 20,000 leagues under my Dick.
...I'm going to throw it across the Hudson River and start charging a toll to cross it.
...The State of Florida is envious of it's length.
...It took up two pages in the latest Rand McNally Atlas.
...it has it's own zip code.
...it just announced it's candidacy for President.
...I was arrested for stealing a Sequoia.
...NASA modeled the Saturn V after it.
...it did stunt work in the movie 'Anaconda'.
...it took a team of lumberjacks to circumcise me.
...if I put a hat on it I can drive in the HOV lane.
...my Home Owner's Association's won't let me get a hard-on.
...it takes the Army Corps Of Engineers to clean up after I jack off.
...I can fuck a barrel of milk and make enough butter for the state of Wisconsin.
...I have to rack mount it when I get in my truck.
...I've been capitalizing the word "Dick" in all these dumb-ass juvenile jokes even though it's grammatically incorrect.
...it has its own Congressman.
...it changed its name to "The organ formerly known as My Dick".
...I can fuck the hole in the ozone.
...that when I tap it after I piss, it registers 9.6 on the Richter scale.
...they wiped out the amazon rain forest to provide enough rubber for just one of my Trojans.
...the shaft and each ball are their own independent sovereign states. It takes a trade agreement for me to come.
...NORAD goes to DEFCON 4 when I get morning wood.
...it carries a dozen Polaris missles.
...I corn hole the Lincoln Tunnel.
...it seats six comfortably.
...Pink Floyd is touring it.
...Sammy Sosa wants to bat with it.
...it tans itself on Pad 39A.
...people is Roswell NM are still talking about my drive through town.
...it has a permanent dark side.
...they race my sperms in Mexico.
...it does "stupid My Dick tricks" on the Letterman show.
...it has it's own currency.
...that the only man-made structure that can be seen from space is my erection.
...it bends light.
...it joined NATO.
...it has a snow cap.
...it bought Microsoft.
...once I ejaculated and buried Pompeii.
...my smegma is recognized as an official ecological disaster.
...I can splooge satellites into orbit.
...the natives on Skull Island sacrifice virgins to it.
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In the eye of the beholder
Apparently Ashcroft isn't the only one in history to have a problem with the naked form. Restoration works in a Roman church have revealed two bare-breasted beauties designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini for the Baroque church of Sant'Isidoro that were hidden behind bronze "corsets" for more than 100 years. The surprise was that the original marble hadn't been damaged in any way. (Read more at MSNBC.com and Yahoo News.)
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Bustin' makes me feel good
Here's a timely font link -- Fontenstein Halloween Fonts. They have dingbats, too!
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Never wanted to write no pop songs
So I'm over at Solonor's Ink Well, and I noticed I was linked as a "popblog" (the distinction is credited to Flablog). And I guess the title fits. But now I'm just left to wonder if your stomach will explode if you mix me, the poprock of the blog world, with Coca Cola...
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This house does it with <style>
The sensation seems to be spreading... I'm sure there's a balm out there for it somewhere.
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How do you get from here to there, what do you do?
I got that new referral log installed, and I'm happy to report it was easy as pie -- even for a natural blonde. It's over in my sidebar now under "baby I'm a star", second grouping. If you wanna quick peek, you can also do so here.
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Movin' right along
I just realized a minor milestone was reached early Monday morning. Christine posted the 10,000th comment in 2002 here:
"We felt the same way about that movie! I truly wanted to like it, it looked so cute in the trailers. In the end I just had to admit that it sucked."
I guess I should have balloons and confetti drop from the ceiling now. Blogaritas anyone?
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One bad apple
Isn't it just great to know that soon we'll be advertised to on our produce as well... (Link from The Sun Online.)
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New toy alert!
This is one of those that I can't wait to find the time to try out! It's a new spin on a referral log -- only this one allows you to see where they landed, where they came from, who they are, and what time they got there. To see it in action, go here and here.
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A day late
Whoa. I'd somehow missed the fact that Mena has redesigned her blog. It looks great, but it shocked the bejeezus out of me! (Tipped off by "What Do I Know".)
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I shall call it "mini me"
Is it just me, or is this a wee bit odd? This company has an exact replica miniature wedding gown department. They make exact miniature replicas of your wedding gown that stand about 18 to 20 inches tall.

"Our exact replica miniature wedding gowns are the perfect gift for a bride from her mother or mother-in-law," says Mara Urshel, President of Kleinfeld. "In years to come, a bride can always remember how beautiful she felt and looked on her wedding day by admiring her Kleinfeld miniature dress on open display in her home." Ummm, ok.
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Hunka hunka burnin' love
Am I getting old and out of touch? Because looking over the first couple of pages of the new E! Rank list ("The 25 Sexiest Men in Entertainment for 2002") left me going "huh?" for four out of eight. That's not to say that 3/4 of the remaining picks and corresponding photos didn't leave me going "huh?" as well. I'm just quite shocked at all of the names I didn't know this time!
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Tat for tit
It's about time we get some equal treatment in the ad world. From "Supermodels Are Lonelier Than You Think": the new YSL ad that features a reclining full-frontal nude male model (bolded link so NOT work friendly). Unfortunately US magazines will carry a slightly more tame version showing the model from the waist up.
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Stupid is as stupid does
Things just seem that much funnier when hopped up on Darvocet...

  1. Mom gives kid dad's gun to bribe him into eating his soup, and he accidentally shoots her in stomach
  2. Estranged husband thinks if he stages a robbery where he and his wife are bound together with telephone cords and duct tape, she'll realize she needs his protection and stay with him
  3. Jesus told him to close his porn shop, so he did and burned all his inventory
  4. Love, marriage, and monster trucks -- it's a local story -- oh joy (which just fits with our stupidest state ranking)
  5. J-Lo needs a professional nipple-tweaker for video shoot emergencies -- update your resumés
And here...have a taco on me while you find a little evil... OU sits atop the BCS rankings! (Most links from FARK.com.)
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Pay it forward
Hey guess what? You can get 10% purchases at Gap stores between now and 10/25. Just go print out the coupon here and voila!
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Let's go to the movies! Let's go see the stars!
Here's a cool link from my mom -- check out the greatest films during the year you were born. For 1972 they list Deliverance (squeal!), Cabaret, and The Godfather just to name a few.
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My love she throws me like a rubber ball
Todd just found this off the main page of CNNSI.com, and I loved the title -- "Don't make OU angry". It looks like the Sooners will sit atop the BCS rankings when they're released for the first time tomorrow.

We just finished watching Game 2 of the World Series since there wasn't an NFL game on tonight. I have to say the noise from the rally sticks was quite annoying. It could be just because I'm oozing pain from every pore, but I felt like I was trapped under a tin roof during a hail storm. That said, I have no allegiances to either team really. Baseball as a sport has been dead to me for quite a long time. I guess by default we've picked the red and white team with the monkey though. Orange. Sucks.

But orange doesn't suck quite as much as this movie did. We ordered it from Netflix, and it was so bad. So very, very bad. I wanted to like it. Really I did. It just wasn't funny. Or cute. Or amusing. And for crimeny's sake, please put it in Cameron Diaz's next contract that isn't allowed to dance in the film.
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Hold on to yourself...for this is gonna hurt like hell...
Have you ever noticed that when you're sick, they act just as sad and pathetic as you look (photo 1, photo 2)? I'm not sure whether my new b'ankie is for me...or for Claire...
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Did anyone get the number...
...of the Mack truck that leveled my ass? I woke up feeling awful yesterday, but forced myself to go to the OU watch party. It was (supposed to be) a huge game, and I was too superstitious to stay home. From the second we walked in, people asked if I was dying. Guess I looked the part. And by the second half, I could barely move -- but didn't care looking at the score.

Did you happen to catch the results of yesterday's game? OU destroyed Heisman hopeful Seneca Wallace and the Cyclones. The only real shot ISU had a touchdown came on an OU fumble during a return (the game was a monsoon at times), and Iowa State recovered at the 1-yard line. On FOUR tries, they got knocked backwards instead of forwards. And the Sooners never looked back. From ESPN: "Wallace nearly threw more interceptions (3) than completions (4 of 22), as Iowa State cobbled together just 60 total yards of offense on 45 plays, the fourth worst total in school history."

OU is ranked first in several of the computer polls now, and second in the AP and Coaches Polls. The BCS rankings will be released for the first time tomorrow.

Up next is the Bucs vs. Eagles on FOX. There is no love lost between the teams, and the Eagles have had our number in years past. Now if you'll excuse me, I'm going to go back to the couch and die while wrapped up in these.
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