The crass commercialization of Christmas is certainly a downer but really puts a damper on my Christmas Spirit is Black Friday which is the antithesis of Christmas. It would be a gross understatement to say that I’m not particularly religious. The truth is that I am not religious at all considering that I do not […]
Please excuse me if I don’t get into the holiday spirit much this year. I’m going through some things right now and the holidays are rather low on my list of priorities.
The holiday season hasn’t been a depressing or stressful affair for several years now, especially since I made it nearly impossible to go into debt […]
Song: Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
Artist: Sly And The Family Stone
Album: Greatest Hits
Today’s Quote: “Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.” ~ Unknown
Here it is, Christmas Eve and my holiday spirit is nowhere to be found. Each year […]
Bruce Springsteeen – Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Today’s Quote: “Mind you, the game will not replace adult films or self-satisfaction. But, it does offer the opportunity for all adults, women and men alike, to engage in an online game without being tech-savvy—it’s fun and simple!” — Naughty America spokesperson* on Naughty America: The Game, […]
Jackson Browne – The Rebel Jesus
“The terrorist threat to our country will not expire in two weeks.” — President Bush, referring to the deadline when key provisions of the USA Patriot Act will end.
“Those that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” — Benjamin […]
Argent – Liar
[Three Dog Night did a cover of this song. Even though I heard their version first, I like Argent’s rendition better.]
Today’s Quote: “But there’s only one thing better than having a baby, and that’s having a smart baby.” — Naira Soibatian explains why her 11-month-old daughter has a laptop bigger than her own.
Georg Friedrich Handel – Messiah
Today’s Quote: “Destiny is not a matter of chance. It is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.” –William Jennings Bryan
Only 13 days until Santa Claus makes his round the world trip. I’m trying to get excited about […]
Howlin’ Wolf – Do The Do
Today’s Quote: “Christmas spirit is contagious … like VD.” — Leo (Tommy Chong), That 70’s Show
I can’t seem to find my Christmas spirit anywhere. It wasn’t in the box with the decorations and it wasn’t packed with the tree. I must have put it away after the holidays last year […]
Pat Godwin – Let’s Put Christ Back in Christmas
“Frosty the Snowman was Jesus Christ’s best friend.
He stood there melting by the cross until the very end.”
With Christmas only a week and a half away, I thought I’d get into the holiday spirit. A few weeks ago I wasn’t sure I’d be able to do it. […]