"My dear, I know that....but my Social Insecurity for February was deposited in my bank on Wednesday, and almost totally spent by Thursday afternoon.....the thing about being a working single woman for 50 years is that I was paid less than 75 cents…"
"It was good enough for Dagon, that conservative old pagan,Who still votes for Ronald Reagan, and it's good enough for me!"
I used to have a mini-collection of 1980s filksong books, loaned them to a friend who moved out of the…"
"Uh...no, I haven't read Israel Lobby, and right now I'm in no position to buy even used books, or go to a public library. I'm hoping to be out from under a crippling debt in a couple of months, so maybe then I can check half.com…"
"I recognize the origin of that quote..."One ring....etc" But WHICH book? There are so many, all claiming to be inspired by some invisible character, and all contradictory.
Loren is right; Islam needs to grow up, and so do…"
"GC, Have you ever been to a Science Fiction convention? They do a LOT of silly/fun filksinging at night, and one popular song (at least when I was active in fandom) was a version of "My God's Better than Your God," to the…"
"I just finished rereading Jimmy Carter's book, Palestine, Peace not Apartheid....and became very depressed whenever he referred to the area as "the Holy Land"...in caps, on practically every page.
Actually the whole book…"
"Plus, they are isolating their "enemies" and grabbing land in exactly the way Nazi Germany did...they just haven't built any official extermination camps. Yet.
All because they claim their imaginary friend promised to give their…"
"We have so much light pollution in SoCal...except for some deserts and beaches...that I have to find the Big Bear and follow the pointer stars in the bowl to find Polaris. The Little Bear is mostly invisible. Cassiopeia is easier…"
"I just checked Spider's web site, and am crying. His father died on Dec. 24th (at 90-something), but even worse, his 40-year-old daughter died of metastatic breast cancer on Dec. 5th. His wife Jeanne, and co-author on the Stardance…"
"Oh, wow! I love this kind of thing, even though I barely understand it. I used to subscribe to Astronomy magazine, but have dropped everything that I don't need to stay alive.... Bein old really sux, but as W.C. Fields, it beats the…"
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.