Category Archives: People who piss me off

A Little Bit of ADD

I was having the pleasure of being out with a very old friend the other night, someone I’ve known since we were both very young but haven’t gotten to spend time with in many years, and I did The Thing: … Continue reading

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Rage Tears

When I was young, I wondered if I had an anger problem. My temper could be quick to flare and would burn so hot, so fast. It was a visceral reaction and would catch me by surprise. I attributed it … Continue reading

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Ring, ring, ring

NO, I WON’T VOTE FOR YOUR STUPID ASS. Now shut up and stop calling my house. ———————————————————————————- This message has been approved by me – and every other American because we think you’re all the worst possible choice. Get out … Continue reading

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In which I get all righteous and whatnot

So @donttrythis (the incomparable Mr. Adam Savage) tweeted to his tweeps, of which I am one, that Robert Fortner had written a fascinating article on the state of the art of speech recognition.  This is a subject near and dear … Continue reading

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Headlines

This just in: President Obama calls Kanye West a jackass.  Later today, he will also announce that the sky is blue.  Stay tuned. Members of the press immediately jumped on said comment, though it was made in a traditionally thought … Continue reading

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You’re Welcome

Ya know what I love?  I love being here late on a Saturday night, the one night that I normally get to spend with my husband, and getting an e-mail from a cranky trainee because I implemented a new policy … Continue reading

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Today was not at all funny

Things I hate today: Floods Poverty Cancer Doctors Aging The look on my son’s face when I tell him I have to work. Lack of directions Tree limbs plummeting from the sky Summer The end of summer The anti-neighborhood of … Continue reading

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Injustice: Little Children come unto me

I think I’ve probably posted in the past about the Summer Kids:  the kids from down the street who have ended up at my house nearly every day of every summer for the last few years.  I’ve been the impromptu … Continue reading

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Motherly Love

I very recently made the mistake of exposing a vulnerability to my mother.  Several years ago,  I made a choice regarding an educational therapy for my son; the choice was not whether he would receive the therapy, but where and … Continue reading

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Golden Rule

As I sit here in heaving, gasping sobs, I wonder just how in the hell it is that the field (healthcare) I have dedicated my life to SPECIFICALLY BECAUSE I WANT TO HELP PEOPLE can so thoroughly, unyieldingly screw me … Continue reading

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