A few examples:
Hilarious April Fool's issue of the Arcata Eye!! If you haven't seen it, do pick it up. The photos are so funny, as if it was a city-wide conspiracy to amuse us.
How much are plane tickets to Sweden? I want to go there. Would it be better, as one friend suggested, to fly to Germany and then to Sweden? (I know at least one person who will think this is a fabulous plan!)
We need to devise a hand signal that instantly conveys this urgent message: "Hang up your effing cellphone, a**hole!" I almost got run over walking across Central to Sutter's Mudd today.
What exactly is a memorandum of understanding, as a genre? What's its purpose? Is it legally binding? Should lawyers write them?
What's the best way to dry a tent that's been left out in the rain?
Mojitos don't really taste that great. And there is always the danger you will get bits of fresh mint between your teeth in a public place.
If you go to Six Rivers Brewery, I strongly suggest you order the Bar Fries, but it's a lot of food, so share with at least two friends.
WTF is going on with the DSL internet in Mack Town? Mine has been down since Monday night.
If I can't live in Sweden, I want to live in Lindstrom, Minn., where the water towers look like thisThe film I ordered from inter-library loan through HSU library is here! The Emigrants (Utvandrarna) is the film version of a book I have been reading. It makes me feel as if I am reading the history of my own family. I am so excited to watch this film tonight!
How can it be time to pay the rent again already???
Would any of my Swedish friends care to explain a little about the wonderful, intriguing concept of lagom? Though it has no exact English translation, the word means, roughly, moderation, and it's a key concept in understanding Swedish culture (apparently).