news for 7.2.07
* apparently someone’s been reading my blog…or perhaps relations via text messaging is really that ubiquitous…is technology bad for relationships?
* on that vein, i left my phone in my friend’s car this weekend..and she drove home to fort myers, therefore rendering me phoneless…and i’m going nuts! from people waiting outside the Apple store for the first iphone’s to a new study that claims that British people would rather give up sex than their cells, there’s a lotta hullabaloo lately around the phone. but it does bring up an interesting question – is it really more important to stay connected than to get off?
*introducing the newest way to quench your thirst: alcoholic water!
*some college students in nj have started ‘wingmen’ a driving service that will drive your car home from the bar. next on their agenda to offer – rides to your dealers house and driving you through taco bell for beef and potato burritos
*daughters talking to their mothers about everything, sex lives especially, is the newest trend the NYTimes decided to cover this past weekend. truth is, i know a lot of people who do this. (myself included) indeed some of the best advice i have ever received EVER came from my best friend’s mom who sagely suggested point blank – if it’s not working in the bedroom it’s never going to work EVER. sometimes mom just does know best!
* what do paris hilton and george bush have in common? the editor of us weekly draws some nice comparisons and also explains why the tabloid will no longer talk about the heiress – thank god!
*if you want to feel stupid that you really know nothing about this world – go here. actually, it’s a really interesting (and informative) Newsweek quiz – what’s your global iq?