The Big DumpTruck

Throwing Little Thought Pebbles at Your Windshield Since 1996

Month: March, 2002

Just because I own a copy of Struck and White’s The Elements of Style does not mean this blog will follow any of the rules on a regular basis. If you knew how little effort I actually put in to writing one of these entries, you’d call me names. No, really, if I thought I […]

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I’m telling you, after pawing through the real stuff in this week’s People Magazine, this picture of the wedding from The Daily Probe doesn’t look all that odd to me. The People article said they want to adopt 4 kids. So now I’m torn, thinking “who would I rather have for a mom, Angelina Jolie […]

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I just realized that I have three books here that I need to return to the library…the Acton library, because my brother-in-law checked them out for us a few weeks ago! Good think the library isn’t like Blockbuster. I do feel bad that I have overdue books on someone else’s card. Well, not THAT bad. […]

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I didn’t watch the Oscars last night. Does that make me un-American, or just someone too tired to stay up until midnight or later to watch people win prizes for movies I haven’t seen? I read the results this morning, and it all looks good to me. I’m glad Denzel and Halle won, and maybe […]

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I bought a new pillow last night, for $6.99 at JC Penney (hey, I just can’t afford a twenty-five dollar pillow right now), and it has changed my life. Yes, I now understand that proper bedding can make all the difference in one’s life. I had three weeks of horrid sleep where I couldn’t get […]

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Hey, The Dump is the Aortal Link at bluezFire (dot) Org today. I wonder what that means? Anyway, looks like a nice site. Love the design. I really need to redesign my site. Really.

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Well, I’m off to do my part to save Whalom Park. Wish me luck, because I normally hate this kind of thing (standing in the mall talking to people). But I really feel strongly about this!

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I am so digging Fridays these days. New Spongebobs! New Fairly Oddparents! Life is good!

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Still 1.27. I think it should be free to anyone will to stand out in this bitter wind to pump gas. Feel like the coldest day of the whole winter, and, wouldja look at that, it’s not even winter any more.

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It was 1.27 tonight at my regular station. I haven’t had to fill it since it was what, 1.21? I don’t know when it went up because I didn’t drive past it today or yesterday.

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