Month: February 2011

I almost broke my camera

Stephanie and I were supposed to film the community breakfast gathering at the Lion’s club today, that didn’t happen. Things went awry from the very beginning of my leaving the Crossing. First, I had no gas. I had to wait for Aaron to leave for work at 10 (leaving me an hour late for shooting).…

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I’m going to make this brief because I’m quite exhausted, emotionally and physically after the evening I’ve had. To calm my nerves I started working on a project for my best friend, Savannah. It’s a wall art project of good vibes. Here’s a snap so you know what I’m trying to say here. The evening…

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There’s no denying it, The Ramones paved the way for a lot of today’s Punk rock artists, and no doubt countless others. There’s still some argument as to whether they were the first Punk rock band, but without a doubt they were one of the most influential. I was surprised and upset at the same…

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Snow beach

Going to skip the big rant today and just upload some pics. I’m off to study for Midterms! Hope you’re all having a good weekend. M.

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Almost 800

My blog has almost hit the 800 hits mark, I’m very proud to have gotten this far since June. I do consider this amount to be an accomplishment, even though as a Journalist you kind of expect that ‘someone’ is reading your work. Looking at that hit counter on a regular basis and seeing that…

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the Troubadour Online — Egypt story

Broken promises: Egyptian woman believes Mubarak falls short as leader By Stephanie Tobin and Mandy Poole Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s refusal to step down from his position has caused protests throughout Egypt and sent shockwaves through the Middle East. Mubarak’s 30-year reign has been riddled with controversy concerning preferential treatment of specific groups of people…

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Chocolate cake

Today is Aaron’s 25th birthday. I made him a great two-tier chocolate cake which I will attach a picture of. I gave him new 30% brighter low beam bulbs for his car, he wanted them for a while now and I thought it would be more practical to get him something like that then to…

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