Entries by Anne Laurie

Late OT & Thursday Night Menu

Our “new” dog Gloria’s status is changing from foster to permanent, and she is totally taking advantage. Eight-year-old Zevon is limping from a hard shoulder check, Syd Viscous is reverting to his old abused Worm Boy persona, and don’t even ask what the three cats think. Gloria automatically goes to the Time Out crate when […]

Late Night Open Thread: More Lexiconning

So, here are the proposed additions to the BJLex I’ve collected since Saturday: Banana Republican Brooks Brothers Riot Calvinball FTW (add as a synonym to ‘This’) He-Man Woman-Hater’s Club – Chris Matthews, Beltway Chapter President Heh, Indeed Millblogger Moderate – someone who gets all their news from network television Movement Conservative (Adult Diaper Division) Poutrage […]

Tech-illiterate Bleg

Since I know there are professional developers out there, a question. Starting Sunday morning, whenever I attempt to Edit the BJ Lexicon, I’ve been getting the same message: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 122880 bytes) in /home/jcole1/public_html/bal/wp-includes/general-template.php on line 1524 I’ve tried it on two separate systems, so […]

Early Morning Open Thread – Thrown Under the Bus!

Because I can’t access the BJ Lexicon tonight, I’ll just share this tidbit here: According to the late local TV news, the late William Safire claimed to have introduced the terms “strawman” and “thrown under the bus“ into modern political discourse (along with his catchphrase, “nattering nabobs of negatavism”). Of course it probably isn’t true, […]