More music

Maybe I’ll write something later about the dream I had.  It was a classic “get me out of here” scream and I’m feeling solemn as a result. Then I got online and checked Google Reader.  And found this gem by Sepia Mutiny, a really great blog that combines social criticism and pop fun.

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Stupid Boat Names

Here are my favorites from Messing About In Boats: Hot Ruddered Bum Sail Bad The Sinner Makin’ Luff Hoosier Daddy If it doesn’t come when you call it, why name it Shoot Low They’re Riding Chickens Buoys in the Hood Never Again 2 Shipfaced  

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The Weirdest Thing…

I just did the weirdest thing. I sent a message to the President of the United States of America, Barack Obama. This is out of character and it makes me wonder – how else will I be spurred to take action if things continue as they’re going. The message is short and there is much more I could have said, but here it is in its brief glory. My message to the President: I’m horrified to hear you tout budget cuts as the right move.  You won us over with your insistence on smart, people-supporting spending.  Oh, and that whole anti-war thing.  I’ve been uncomfortable with your actions around the wars and now I feel attacked here at home with your new budget.  Tax and spend, baby – it’s the only way to win us back.  Spread the wealth or lose us completely.

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