Archive for September, 2009

Notes from the Unemployed

September 27, 2009
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College is a complete waste of time, designed for idiots who have been trained how to think. Recently, I was denied a teaching job because of something shocking on my resume. As a result, the only option left to me is continue playing in a band, because my career as an academician has come...
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Fall 2009: TV Guide

September 22, 2009
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Fall 2009: TV Guide

Like many of you, I went through one of those phases when I swore off TV.  For me, it happened in college and it sounded something like this, “Damn the fascist cable companies! Damn the advertisers! Damn consumerism!  Let’s read Adbusters or Utne!” Now, I’m that I’m older and wiser, I can admit that...
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Marketers Love Me

September 21, 2009
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If only I had the perfect scent, maybe I’d do my laundry. Oh wait. No more excuses. Well, if my scent wins…. Vote for me! Help me get my laundry done!
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Some WordPress Tips

September 21, 2009
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14 Essential WordPress Development and Design Cheat Sheets 13 Essential WordPress related Firefox Extensions (make blogging easy)
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[Ask a Sportsdoc] Sportsdoc Speaks about McNabb’s Injury

September 14, 2009
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With a mere 16 games before the playoffs, every point counts in football and so does every injury. Want to know more about the sports injury of your favorite player? Want to know who to draft on your fantasy team? Send your sports injury questions to Sportsdoc. This week, Sportsdoc answers questions about Donovan...
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[mix tape] Spend Labor Day Down the Shore with Jen A. Miller

September 7, 2009
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[mix tape] Spend Labor Day Down the Shore with Jen A. Miller

When Starbucks started offering its Pumpkin Spice Lattes last week, I almost started to cry.  Fine, that may be a little bit of an exaggeration but not by much. Don’t get me wrong.  I love the fall.  And, it’s not only because my birthday is in October.  No other season brings the enjoyment that...
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Bellwether Prize – Literature for Social Change

September 6, 2009
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As I was researching different writing opportunities¹, I came across the Bellwether Prize.  I thought that some of our contributors/readers may be interested in applying.  The application process has already started for 2009-2010.  Maybe it’s time to start revising your old work? Will also start posting some writing job opportunities that I find under...
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