Category Archives: Other People’s Stories

Love thy neighbor… Well, at least their stuff

So, my brother called last night with another good one. He’s a cop, and there’s never a shortage of people to crack him up. A guy was busted for having 86 lbs. of marijuana. Apparently, North Carolina taxes marijuana at … Continue reading

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No, he’s not on TV

We have a family member who is a police officer in Las Vegas. Recently his mother told us that when she tells people what her son does many of them ask “Oh, is he on CSI?”

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What’s in a name? Addendum

My sister-in-law told me about a name today that takes the cake. A woman named her brand new baby boy Manas JeTwa. Say it really fast a couple of times.

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Hair today, there today

(Originally posted July 2008) A couple of months ago, in the hospital where she works, my sister-in-law, Dana, was stopped by a student nurse who wanted to know where she got her hair done. Dana was wearing exactly the style … Continue reading

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Tony and Angie and Tony and Angie

(Originally posted December 2007) I just got this story from my friend Angie: We used to have these neighbors just down the street (5 houses down, also with a gray house)… My husband, Tony, had hooked up with this guy … Continue reading

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Silver balls… the finale

(Originally posted September 2007) From Debbie… Silver balls update: After sifting through Jake’s poop all weekend, with no luck – my sister in law returned Jake, with balls. We had lunch at our meeting spot – and – viola! Out … Continue reading

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Pursuing her dream

(Originally posted September 2007) My friend Debbie recently started doing something she’s always wanted to do: decorating cakes, cupcakes and cookies. She’s been taking classes and practicing, practicing, practicing. And she gets to listen to Oprah on XM Satellite Radio … Continue reading

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