Archive for the Miscellaneous Category

Annoying Companies

There is nothing more annoying that calling up your online service provider or say your credit card company re a problem and having them push products and services not related to said problem.

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Boston Parking Spaces

Below is further validation for my decision not to move back to Boston. Value soars on choice Hub parking spots By Beth Greenberg, Globe Correspondent, 4/14/2004 In 1997, the average price for a detached, single-family house in Massachusetts was $199,968. Now, you might pay nearly that for a parking space in Boston. Last month, a parking spot at the privatelyowned Brimmer Street Garage on Beacon Hill sold for $160,000. And that wasn’t even the city’s record price. That distinction goes to a 156-square-foot rectangle of concrete and white paint at Brimmer that was listed for $200,000 in August, and eventually […]

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Genetic Manipulation

With news below, lesbians I’m sure will want to start dancing in the street. It’s a bit premature since the technique can not yet be used on humans, but perhaps towards the end of my lifetime (hopefully some 50 years from now), two women will be able to have a baby together without using sperm from a male donor. Mice Created With 2 Genetic Moms, No Dad Japanese Scientists Say They’ve Created Mice With 2 Genetic Moms and No Dad, a First for Mammals The Associated Press April 21 — Just ahead of Mother’s Day, scientists have found a way […]

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Disgraced Celebrities

Sometimes, you wish certain celebrities would just fade to the background. Everything that was good about them is no more. Thus, it’s sad to continually hear about their decline.

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Happily Ever After

According to blurb in Newsweek, Comic Strip Cathy is getting married. I suppose it was bound to happen sooner or later. I suppose this should give us single gals a bit of hope.

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