Magicicada Brood X

No that’s not a new horror movie, it’s the name of the insect that along with millions of it’s relatives is making it’s once in 17 year appearance this week in my neighborhood.

When you’ve got a special section of the Washington Post devoted to you, you know you’re special. Also it looks like it’s going to be a particulary shitty month for outdoor dining and wedding receptions.

Due to the demands of infant care, I’m paying someone to mow the lawn this summer (a job I enjoy), that’s looking like a better and better decision every day…

Survivor Surprise
Bonfire Of The Vanities Reminder


  1. Rodney Dill May 10, 2004
  2. jen May 10, 2004