Archive for the ‘culture’ Category

Saturday, February 25, 2006

How to Survive White Trash Hell on New Year’s Eve
an illustrated story by Gwen

When Tad told me that the gang wanted to attend a New Year’s Eve event sponsored by a particular local radio station, I was skeptical.…

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Posted in culture, Houston, photos, stories on 02/25/2006 05:29 am

Wednesday, February 15, 2006


Alert reader Tanya C. writes:

Hi Gwen,

I was goofing off and went to the Fritos site, and there is a recipe section you must see:

Swear to god, most of them are the same thing with a

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Posted in culture, domestic, links, pop culture on 02/15/2006 08:39 pm

Thursday, January 26, 2006

If I get fired this week, it’ll be because

I keep spacing out for half-hours at a time, deeply involved in cutting off my hairs’ split ends. The sunlight catches one of the tiny forked strands in the corner of …

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Posted in culture, vanity on 01/26/2006 05:10 pm

Friday, January 20, 2006


1. My boyfriend and I have been fantasizing about the Mexican beach resort vacation we may or may not take this summer. Planning a vacation is so nebulous. Especially when you don’t know if you’re going to have money, …

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Posted in books, culture, domestic, my sex life on 01/20/2006 09:42 pm