My little sister Casey and I during Halloween sometime in the 90s.
Apparently, my mom thought it would be a good idea one year to dress my sister and I up as “biker babes.”
And this what she thought “biker babes” looked like. Continue reading
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Sean and I agreed to be partners (OK, I basically wrote his name on the sign up sheet.) for the games at the work Halloween party today.
One of the games involved finding a piece of gum in a container of whip cream without the use of hands. Then, you had to blow a bubble.
We lost. Here’s what happened: Continue reading
In fourth grade, I won a spelling bee by correctly spelling the word “embarrassment.”
On Tuesday, I brought new meaning to that same word as I trolled the aisles of Central Market York looking for people to accost for this video.
You see, the Scripps National Spelling Bee was last week.
After great feedback on this video, which examines the pronunciation of “Utz,” a coworker suggested I take to the streets holding a pop-up spelling bee of sorts. Continue reading
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You know it’s the best month ever when you get to eat a hot dog that looks like this.
This month has been the greatest.
Excuse the hand shadow.
Two Fridays ago, I went to the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors News Excellence awards dinner to accept a First Place in Business Writing for this beastly story package that Sean and I wrote this year.
Then, I went to Chicago.
While in the Windy City, I consumed my weight in food and bought more clothes than would fit in my suitcase on the plane ride back.
Sorry, TSA. Continue reading