Friday, July 25, 2008

More, please

Looks like the 232 year-old Brass Ceiling has been shattered.

The U.S. Senate has confirmed the appointment of Lt. Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody to the grade of four-star general.

Like I've said before, I envision a world where my daughter won't have the opportunity to be the first woman to do anything. One more down, many more to go.

Mildly Amusing

So, I was walking through a cube-farm over at the Pentagon the other day, and I saw this hanging on someone's wall. It made me giggle, so I thought I'd share...

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Happy Birthday

To quite possibly the best female vocalist recording today.

Iffin you haven't heard her recording of "Evermore" from the Sandra Boynton album "Dog Train", do yourself a favor and listen to it here. If it doesn't make you just a little bit weepy, I think you may be a Cylon.

Happy 37th to Alison Krauss.

Your Wish is my Command

Had a request for more Kid pics, so here's a few choice ones from the past couple of weeks...

Yo Yo Yo! Kiddo in the Hizzouse...

"How do I get my hair so wavy? By applying a lot of applesauce and chewed-up pasta, of course..."

Today I am happy. For that I shall smile.