"I don't want my girls to be children who are perfect and then, when they start to feel like women, they remember how I thought of myself as ugly and so they will be ugly too. They will get older and their breasts will lose their shape and they will hate their bodies, because that's what women do. That's what mommy did
." Some lovely Friday-morning encouragement for all the moms.
posted by jbickers
on Nov 16, 2012 -
Two year old William Stokkebroe clears the dance floor and impresses everyone with his jive
posted by gman
on Mar 25, 2012 -
"According to a study
by Scott Wiltermuth, assistant professor of management organization at the USC Marshall School of Business, and Vanessa K. Bohns, postdoctoral fellow at the J.L. Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, adopting dominant versus submissive postures actually decreases your sensitivity to pain. " [more inside]
posted by uniq
on Aug 5, 2011 -
Cricketer Adrian Shankar
recently hit the headlines in Britain after blagging his way into an embarrassed Worcestershire side
but he's hardly the first to overcome a complete lack of talent to launch a brief, inglorious sporting career. Rosie Ruiz
famously took a bit of a shortcut to 'win' the 1980 Boston marathon and Senegalese footballer Ali Dia
made a brief and solitary appearance for Southampton, as substitute for the sublime Matt Le Tissier no less, after fooling the notoriously hard bitten Graeme Souness. Excellent as their efforts may have been, none possessed the all round sporting skills of the immortal Karl Power
posted by joannemullen
on Jul 2, 2011 -
Tips to be hip ...
I like that bit."cope(d) with the indignity of slavery with the cool pose"
Although Kylie & (go) Russ (go) could have missed out.
posted by johnny7
on Dec 4, 2002 -