Monthly Archives: October 2010

Killer style

Stupidly watched Rob Zombie’s Halloween. Besides the silly number of boob shots and over-the-top violence (the original Michael could just pick someone up and choke them; he also didn’t feel the need to stab them to a wall), modern horrors … Continue reading

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Boo-yah! Halloween cat show

Today, I realized that I looked the part of a crazy cat-lady in training, all bundled up in my Little Edie faux-fur coat. Perfect disguise for the Halloween cat show, apparently. The equivalent of a furry Little Miss Sunshine pageant, … Continue reading

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Swinton’s swagger

Technically, this blog is about stories outside of my day job, but I Am Love comes out on DVD this week and Tilda Swinton is so good, I think it’s worth repeating. Here’s a quick story I wrote for The … Continue reading

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Von Trapp reunion is a warm woollen mitten on my heart

Look under the seat! I can’t believe I didn’t know this, but the original cast of The Sound of Music is going to be reunited on Oprah on Thursday. I am a not-so-secret Von Trappite; there’s a soundtrack album cover, … Continue reading

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Wes Anderson wedding

Today is my wedding anniversary. We’re celebrating with a day of pajama pants, writing, cursing, parental visits, apples, wine, caipirinhas and hugs. I hope the same for Hayden and Sean. They so deserve it, especially after this video.

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Burger on a bun

No point to this other than Betty and Wilma look pretty sweet, and the song is bloody catchy.

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Sears is finally (un)dead

The worst thing that can happen to a blossoming young fashionista? Having a parent who works at Sears. Who gets a giant discount. Try shopping anywhere else. The retail chain has improved its style over the past decade, but when … Continue reading

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