Entertainment: February 2006

Monday morning laugh

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2006 | 7:54 AM | comments

An alert reader sent these puns to me, thinking that our readers might enjoy them. I agree with her that #9 is the best one... 1. A vulture boards an airplane, carrying two dead racoons. The stewardess looks at him...Read More


Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2006 | 2:20 PM | comments

For the lesbians and three straight men who read the blog... Power tools AND boobs? Benny Benassi's - Satisfaction...Read More

Rose on Mardi Gras - Get GLAD

Filed by Annette Gross | February 25, 2006 | 12:00 AM | comments

From another friend. GET GLAD Find your own beat and march yourself on out there this Mardi Gras Friday, February 24, 2006 By Chris Rose It's Mardi Gras. First thing you do, if you go to a parade: Hug the...Read More

Kurt Vonnegut on Idiocy and Insanity

Filed by Bil Browning | February 24, 2006 | 11:13 PM | comments

A friend sent this to me today and it truly struck a chord. Seems like Mr. Vonnegut sees things very clearly. For some reason, the most vocal Christians among us never mention the Beatitudes. But, often with tears in their...Read More

A Man's Guide to Brokeback Mountain

Filed by Bil Browning | February 24, 2006 | 2:21 PM | comments

With a hat tip to Faded Boxers from which I stole this copy. It's a great site - you should check it out. A Man's Guide to Brokeback Mountain Q: What's this movie about? A: It's about love, and how...Read More


Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2006 | 9:23 AM | comments

At New York's Kennedy airport today, an individual later discovered to be a public school teacher, was arrested trying to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a set square, a slide rule, and a calculator....Read More

Pair of boobs

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2006 | 12:18 AM | comments

Hat tip to Annette :)...Read More

Dandelion Junk Queens

Filed by Bil Browning | February 18, 2006 | 2:34 AM | comments

Earlier this evening I had the privilege of meeting the members of Dandelion Junk Queens at a private party here in Indy as they continue on their tour across the country. The group stopped in Indy, after playing in Chicago,...Read More


Filed by Marla R. Stevens | February 17, 2006 | 4:14 PM | comments

Essential vocabulary additions for the workplace (and elsewhere)... (hat tip to my cousin and fellow Randolph Grrrl, Debbie Truscott) 1. BLAMESTORMING : Sitting around in a group, discussing why a deadline was missed or a project failed, and who was...Read More

Willie Nelson's gay cowboy song

Filed by Bil Browning | February 15, 2006 | 2:36 PM | comments

Just when you think you're safe. When gay cowboys couldn't attack your pocketbook or lay siege to your brain matter anymore... When all the cartoons and magazines and news shows weren't all-Brokeback all the time anymore... Willie Nelson releases...Read More

What I'm reading now

Filed by Bil Browning | February 13, 2006 | 6:35 PM | comments

Bruce's entry reminded me that I haven't done a "What I'm Reading Now" post in a long time. It's one of those things that have completely slipped my mind. I apologize - I know how much all of you were...Read More

Uprooting Racism/Adapt or Die

Filed by Bruce Parker | February 13, 2006 | 4:15 AM | comments

As, I have talked about in earlier entries I teach Multicultural Education at Purdue. My students are currently reading Uprooting Racism. I would suggest this book as a good resource for any white person dedicated to fighting racism. If you...Read More


Filed by Bruce Parker | February 13, 2006 | 3:19 AM | comments

Once upon a time at a much younger and more naive time, I spoke the phrase "stalker laws are unromantic" to my best friend and partner at the time. In honor of that comment and my general love of Stevie...Read More

Ewwww Gross!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 10, 2006 | 11:50 PM | comments

You know it's bad when even I'm disgusted... Check out the recipe for "Kitty Litter Cake." The picture is worth it....Read More

Grocery list for Brokeback Mountain

Filed by Bil Browning | February 10, 2006 | 8:17 AM | comments

Sent in from our vacationing blogger, Linda. I thought it was cute and worthy of a post. Weekly Grocery Lists for Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist, Summer 1963, Brokeback Mountain WEEK ONE Beans Bacon Coffee Whiskey WEEK TWO Beans...Read More

Random Linkage

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2006 | 8:14 PM | comments

Not a lot of time today for blogging, so I'll throw out these random links to websites I've saved in my favorites under "Blogworthy." Enjoy. Adventures of an International Male For almost 30 years a curious clothing catalog has sold...Read More

Eiteljorg Museum to host "Brokeback Mountain" discussion

Filed by Bil Browning | February 03, 2006 | 9:36 AM | comments

The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art will host a discussion of the film, "Brokeback Mountain," from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 18, in the museum's Clowes Sculpture Court. Panelists include: Bill Owens, director, International Film Festival;...Read More

Shattered Myth

Filed by Bil Browning | February 02, 2006 | 8:03 AM | comments

Thanks to Annette for sending this along......Read More

The Other Movie

Filed by Bil Browning | February 01, 2006 | 10:30 PM | comments

You'll notice that in the movie credits in the poster, it lists "George Bush, Dick Cheney, Condeleeza Rice, and Laura Bush." From the way W and Dick are positioned in the poster, W is Heath and Dick is Jake. Now...Read More

Quote of the Day

Filed by Bruce Parker | February 01, 2006 | 9:03 AM | comments

Some words from Mimi: "You really have to look inside yourself and find your own inner strength, and say, 'I'm proud of what I am and who I am, and I'm just going to be myself." and "I know I...Read More