friday’s list for 29 june 2007.

Fridays mean StoryCorps segments on NPR (yeah, if you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m a huge NPR fan/nerd). Sometimes if I miss the segment on the radio, I’ll go and read the story on their website. It’s good, but not nearly as satisfying because you can’t hear the subjects’ voices. The stories are almost…

brain pain.

I’m in the midst of another great drug switcheroo. The Zoloft I started taking in early April has proven to be not quite the ticket. After a visit to my doctor, we’ve decided to taper me off the Z and start me on Wellbutrin. I’m not even on the Wellbutrin yet, but cutting back on…

numbers update.

Wow. Did you know only 39% of the population think that gay people are “born that way” and can’t change it? And those numbers are up from 13% in 1977.  Are people really that uninformed? Also, 63% of the US is ready to start withdrawing troops from Iraq. Four years later. After pretty much no progress whatsoever. Additionally,…