Author Archives: janet5

What are you listening to right now? (a Punk Planet favorite. . .)

I’m in an 80s kind of mood. David Bowie, Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) Midnight Oil, Kosciusko The Replacements, Kiss Me On The Bus That last one’s for Alex. Yeah, I guess it’s not the same as Punk Planet. And … Continue reading

Posted in Meeting People, Rants and Raves, Sleep | Tagged , | 17 Comments

Blog feministskoi punk-groupui* Pussy Riot

Screw this. I can’t type in Cyrillic letters on this thingy. Fuck this. This should probably be sub-titled: “Two Grrrl Riot.” The blog is here – I can only read a little of this, but who cares? Just look at … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Womenz | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

You should check it out

Anne Elizabeth Moore’s blog, which is down there on the right side of the page. I hadn’t read it for a while, and then I took a look at the last essay she posted from Cambodia, and it is awesome. … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, The Media, Womenz | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Don Cornelius: NOOOOOOOOOOOO!

Dammit. He apparently committed suicide. In the 1970s, as a kid who was perpetually uncool*, THIS MAN represented the coolness that I could never possibly achieve. Hell, he even made disco seem cool. On Saturday morning TV, it was never … Continue reading

Posted in E-Love, Music, R.I.P. | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Alex, read your e-mail!

Sorry. Need to get Alex’s attention for a moment.

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

The Dead Beat. . .

There is a discussion of Daisy’s book at the Guardian’s webpages on “Not the Booker Prize” (i.e. interesting books that don’t fit the conventions of the literary/publishing establishment). You can read it here. Just in case you’d like to.

Posted in Art, Books, Womenz, Writing (Fiction) | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

This is fascinating, somehow

Sorry to all you metric/Celsius types: This is winter, of course. Then there’s this: I guess I will not be using my mad knitting skillz to make Steve a Christmas present this year. Hope you managed to get past the … Continue reading

Posted in Savage Nerdery, Science!, Weather | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Here are some things that I’ve found

There should probably be a companion post entitled “Here are some things that I’ve misplaced.” I can think of a few things. I moved house two days ago (entering the world of property-owning capitalist running dogs. I am trying to … Continue reading

Posted in E-Love, Music, Photos, Womenz | 10 Comments