Archive for February, 2004

Rape Trauma Syndrome

Thursday, February 26th, 2004

Not surprisingly, but unfortunately, a hearing on Capitol Hill yesterday revealed that, in the last 18 months, there have been 112 rapes reported by servicewomen in the Persian Gulf, and more reported elsewhere. Lack of medical care, incomplete investigations, and retaliation by peers for reporting were some of the complaints. Officials suggest that the number […]

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For Your Amusement

Thursday, February 26th, 2004

A friend sent this link, which is a funny little cartoon about what we do to please our cats. See it all in Lap Dance. Also, here is a revival of one of my favorite stories: Hank’s Cat Audit.

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Life Was Like…

Thursday, February 26th, 2004

The year she graduated, her yearbook entry, like many others, said, “Future: Homemaker.” Not an ambitious choice by today’s standards, she knows. Not an impossible one, she thought at the time. Life was like a trip to the Piggly Wiggly, she assumed in those days. You went in with a vague idea of what you […]

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