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Author Archives: Jill Foer Hirsch
WTF Wednesday: WTF Happened To Your Blog?
I like to flatter myself by thinking upwards of a dozen people wait breathlessly for pearls of wisdom to fall from my keyboard. So I try to blog regularly. But guys, it’s summer. I had a beach week last week … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Blogging, Family, Travel 13 Comments
WTF Wednesday: Is Imitation The Sincerest Form Of Flattery?
There’s a fine line between imitation, inspiration, impression and plagiarism, right? Nah, I’m kidding, there really isn’t. Plagiarism is straight up stealing someone else’s work and claiming it as your own. If, for example, I am preparing to do my … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Celebrity, Culture, Politics, Stupidity 34 Comments
WTF Wednesday: So We Agree It’s A Bad Idea For These People To Own A Gun?
Believe it or not, it took a case escalating all the way to the Supreme Court to confirm that people convicted of domestic abuse can be prevented from owning a gun. Sure, those convicted of felony domestic violence lose their … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Culture, Drama, Politics, Stupidity 16 Comments
How To Lose A Rental Car Without Even Trying
A number of years ago I was honeymooning in Hawaii with my International Gay Husband (IGH). We had a beautiful vacation in Honolulu, especially because he had to work during the day while I did whatever the hell I wanted. Then … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Friendship, Travel 21 Comments
WTF Wednesday: Bernie Who?
Competition is good. It’s important. The Democratic primaries this year were lively and covered a lot of important issues. The Republican primaries mimicked a playground in that pointless insults were hurled, people were bullied and given nasty nicknames, and no … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Celebrity, Culture, Politics 20 Comments
The Ghost Of A July 4th Past Post
I am currently either too lazy, too bereft of ideas, or both (hint: it’s both) to come up with an original post today, and since it’s rerun season, I’ve decided an old post is worth revisiting. You’re welcome. In A … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Blogging, Culture, Family, Marriage, Music, Travel 5 Comments
WTF Wednesday: When Exactly Did I Become A Walking Health Hazard?
My life lately begs this question. Because BC (before cancer) I was a reasonably healthy person. Truly. I got the occasional sinus infection or whatever, had a bad case of the flu once, but that was the extent of it. … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Cancer, Drama, Health 18 Comments
WWJGD: What Would Jane Goodall Do?
I know, everyone has an opinion on the child-falling-into-gorilla-pen drama, but of course mine is the most important, and hopefully, the most entertaining. First of all, gorillas on display in a pen at a zoo. Not good. Not good for … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Animals, Business, Celebrity, Culture, Drama, Stupidity 10 Comments