Sunday, October 04, 2009


Some say it's not what you say but how you say it... others say "think before you speak" --- Michelle Malkin highlights a big boo-boo by Michelle Obama in her failed pitch to the International Olympic Committee:
“Some of my best memories are sitting on my dad’s lap, cheering on Olga and Nadia, Carl Lewis, and others for their brilliance and perfection.”
MM points out that the First Lady was 20 years old when Lewis first competed in the Olympics in 1984. A little big to be sitting on Pop, huh?

Of course you DO know WHY Chicago WASN'T chosen to host the Olympics, don't you? Another "play on words" post: Brazilians goof on Obama: “Yes We Créu”... Michelle is also running another Sunday Open Thread ahere anyone can hop on board the discussion... By the way, I see Mrs. Malkin has been checking out WaPO, which has news of another military loss in Afghanistan.

Speaking of Sunday, I've only just begun going thru the my Sunday newspapers (this week I have The Post, NYTimes, Gazette and Times Union)::: The New York Post headline is "Dave's Love Nest" (not ME, Letterman!), and above that "Mark Sanchez's blond bombshell exposed" (all the juicy gossipy details that are fit to print, I guess!) but the funniest thing I saw at first glance appears on page 11, a color photo of two stage hands struggling to hoist up tub-of-lard Mariah Carey for a live TV performance (you gotta read the caption in the post). I'll post a monday morning quarterback of the Sunday news either tonight or tomorrow morning...

I'm also preparing a "Before and After" post about various celebrities such as Fergie, Rhianna, Julie Chen and Dawn Yang - with pictures of how they looked BEFORE plastic surgery (or as the little neighbor kid calls it, "plastersergie").

I've decided to abandon that idiotic "lifestream" theme for my posterous blog. I've come up with something dozens of times better, now that I can post from both my Virgin Mobile AND my new Fly Ying HiPhone (pictured below)

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