Archive for October, 2011

“The Worst Family in the World”

Lisa
Much has been written about soul-less Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff and his ravenous greed.  However, a new book aims to give us an inside look at Bernie’s entire family and how disgusting, sad, mean and gluttonous they all were, as... Continue reading

Just a Quick Update

Lisa
Rogers has still not fixed my email login. Continue reading

Sleep Study Number Three

Lisa
Last night I slept at sleep-away camp again.  South Street Hospital, here in London, at the sleep lab clinic for my third sleep study.  This time they had me try the CPAP mask to see if it would relieve my... Continue reading

Chaz and all of the Different Kids

Lisa
I’ve never watched, nor will I likely ever watch Dancing With the Stars.  But this season I’ve been kind of interested in how one contestant has been doing in the competition: Chaz Bono.   Continue reading

Is It Getting Crowded Around Here?

Lisa
Experts at the United Nations estimate that at the end of this month there will be 7 billion people on planet earth.  7 billion as of Halloween.  That’s scary! Continue reading

Oh Tie a Yellow Ribbon…and a Red One and a White One…

Lisa
The ribbon-wearing craze that started over almost two decades ago has finally gone too far.   Continue reading

Tip of the Iceberg (Lettuce)

Lisa
Chatter about tipping wait staff has the Internet all a-buzz.   Continue reading

News Writing 201

Lisa
I couldn’t have planned this better.   Continue reading

The Last Word on My Rogers Email…Until the Lawsuit

Lisa
Finally sick of myself being obsessed with this ongoing saga, I tweeted yesterday that the drama was nearing its end.  That’s true, sort of.   Continue reading

Too Broad, Too Tough

Lisa
Sex abuse victim Sheldon Kennedy spoke to Parliamentary justice committee yesterday in support of the Harper government’s omnibus crime bill.   Continue reading