Daisy Bateman

Leap Tempura!

Izakaya Mai Restaurant212 2nd Ave I write this while watching American Idol, which might just seem like another example of me admitting to my failings for the sake of the blog, but in this case is actually relevant. You see, a lot of the time you can tell just by looking at a contestant if … Read more

I Keep Trying. . .

I made a couple more LOLcats on their surprisingly addictive building page. So far, I still haven’t gotten one to show up on the page for voting. I don’t know, I thought this one was pretty funny: But then, I am a terrible person.

Oscar Blogging

5:35: Is this thing on?5:43: Okay, it’s working but it’s slow. So far so good, Jon Stewart’s monologue was funny, and he didn’t get too hung up on politics. So far we’ve had beer and a humus platter, but no popcorn because they were out by the time we got to the front of the … Read more

The Pop Culture Superbowl

That’s right, it’s Oscar season again. (I wonder what kind of shot you load for that?) This year I’m doing something different; going to the fine Cerrito Theater, home of good popcorn and a wide selection of beers, to watch the show on the big screen with a bunch of like-minded folks, most notably Mary … Read more