Tag Archives: boob

The Construction Crane

With a Nor’easter brewing off the Atlantic coast this morning, I headed off to my second PET/CT scan in as many months.  I was supposed to do this last week, but Hurricane Sandy made landfall and a 90 mph wind … Continue reading

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On the Utility of Boobs

A lot of women complain about having big boobs.  And there is a lot to be said for that.  After I graduated from high school I immersed myself in photography.  One of the hardest things to do was position that … Continue reading

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Smart Ass

My sarcasm has always landed me in trouble at some point in my life.  One time I told a rare book librarian, who was helping me find some art for my office, that I’d just rip a few leaves out … Continue reading

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Blog Award. Huh?

Today I learned that two exceptionally generous fellow bloggers have nominated me for the One Lovely Blog Award.  It is hard, nay, impossible for me imagine this snarky, sniping, salty mouthed blog being nominated for anything but the “She Won’t … Continue reading

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Euphemisms

One of the critiques of pink ribbon culture is that in its desire to spread awareness of breast cancer prevention and detection, it often does so by attaching itself to the sexualization of women’s breasts in order to spread the … Continue reading

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12-Year-Old Boy Scouts Offer to Give Breast Exams

Scouts say blondes at highest risk, may need multiple check-ups

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Burning Giraffes

I began to notice changes in my boob a little over a year ago in January 2011.  Though the doctors assure me that the Death Star was likely not there then, that is when I first became of aware of … Continue reading

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BOOB. A Short Film.

BOOB Short Film from Honest Directors on Vimeo. Hey, things can always be worse.

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