Tuesday, February 09, 2010

American Idol -- Hollywood Week

My first sit down with American Idol and I'm so loving it. It's the first year without Paula, and a guy named Andrew just did "Straight Up." I'm sorry she missed it. But Ellen is charming. Can't imagine this show without Simon, though.


Heads or Tails #24 -- Chains

HEADS - "Chain"

This week's prompt has me time travelling back to 1967, and two of the favorite things in my 9-year-old life.

• Adding to my gum wrapper chain
• Singing along with Aretha, "Cha-cha-chain-ee-ain-ee-ain, Chain of Fools."

The Queen's Meme

Look at the flying trapeze artists. What are they saying?
"So what if Aunt Edith made me executrix of her will? Do we have to talk about this now?"

2Introducing an environmentally-friendly way
to reduce our dependence on foreign oil.


He just taste-tested our new chili sauce, "Slap My Ass and Call Me Sally."

"Sal, is this the right way to audition directors for the Patio Diet Cola commercial?"
Mad Men reference. Hope it's not too obscure.

"Siegfried and I raised them since kittenhood. They'd never hurt me. Really."


Kirk Cameron is financing this, isn't he?


"I must have your coat. In the words of Cruella DeVille, 'I love fur. I worship fur.'"

How did a simple Saturday afternoon trip to Home Depot turn into this?


"Pssst! This photo is going to give The Gal Herself nightmares for a week!"


"Welcome to life in downsized corporate America."

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