• Why there are no other cats…

    For twelve years, my husband and I have shared our home with a wonderful cat. He has been with us from the very beginning, lived through the crappy apartments in bad areas of town, moved two thousand miles across the country, only to get lost behind one of our neighbor’s...

  • O’Connor’s Retirement

    This was a bit unexpected. I’d read reports that Rehnquist was going to retire, I’d never heard anything about Sandra O’Connor retiring, though I suppose it must be time. I remember how amazing it was that we had a woman sitting on the supreme court. The first woman, wow. It’s...

  • Spain Legalizes Gay Marriage

    Isn’t it grande? I disagree with my husband on the subject of gay marriage. It’s not that he doesn’t support gay marriage, it’s that he doesn’t think it should be called marriage because marriage is a religious union, not necessarily a legally recognized one. I think that marriage has become...

  • Reactions to Bush’s Speech

    This is a delayed response, but I think it’s necessary. Due to this story, via Powerline. I didn’t get the chance to watch Bush’s speech, but I did read the transcript. Given his reports and this good news coming out of Iraq, I think what Bush had to say is...

  • Grades are in!

    And here are mine: Astronomy 3.3 Math 99 3.5 Women Writers 4.0 w00t!