When Facebook Went Down… Again Featured
When Facebook Went Down… Again

Yeah, I admit it – when I hit that “refresh” on my Facebook page yesterday and kept getting redirected to an error page, I got [...]

Google doodle makes Valentine’s Day just right Featured
Google doodle makes Valentine’s Day just right

OK, when you’re perpetually single like I am, holidays like Valentine’s Day obviously have no meaning whatsoever. Now don’t cry for me. I’m not one [...]

Lost and found: my voice Featured
Lost and found: my voice

Things have been pretty quiet on here. In fact, if you lean in close enough, you just might hear the crickets chirping or see the [...]

Random thoughts on young love, domestic violence and that Rihanna interview
Random thoughts on young love, domestic violence and that Rihanna interview

Ah, first love. Mine lasted… and lingered… off and on… through the bulk of my 20s. And as that last sentence may have indicated, yes, [...]

When bad things happen in public places Featured
When bad things happen in public places

As much as of an entertainment junkie as I am, movie theaters have never been one of my go-to places. Weird, right? And, as always, I [...]

Welcome… Featured
Welcome…

Mic check, mic check 1, 2, 1, 2… Hello, hello…  Um, is thing on? Oh, there you are! Thanks for stopping by. Now, come on [...]

Party with Peelander-Z Featured
Party with Peelander-Z

(Originally posted on March 7, 2012 at 20×49.com.) What happens when you combine the words Japanese, action, comic, punk and music in one phrase? You [...]

Designer Duo Return Home to Host Fashion Showcase Featured
Designer Duo Return Home to Host Fashion Showcase

(Originally posted on April 19, 2012 at 20×49.com.) Fans tune in to American Idol each week not to just root for their favorite contestants but to hear [...]

Dance with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band Featured
Dance with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band

(Originally posted on April 4, 2012 at 20×49.com.) No matter where you go, the sound of a big brass band always lets you know you’re [...]

And I Will Always Love Whitney Featured
And I Will Always Love Whitney

I don’t remember exactly how old I was when I fell in love with Whitney Houston. Maybe I was 6 or 7. I just remember it was [...]