Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

  • Mood:

Friday Night Cartoons 7-17-09

I was amused by the latest batch of Friday Night Cartoons.

However, the one of Judge Sotomayor saying "I'm over here" is truly iconic. That's what usually happens to Latinas: they get made invisible and drowned out by a bunch of white people. It reminds me of the "Where Are All the Latinas?" presentation I saw in college. But it's also a good reminder that there are few things more pathetic than someone jumping up and down in front of a news camera trying to attract attention.
Tags: art, ethnic studies, gender studies, humor, networking, news

  • Monday Update 5-17-21

    These are some posts from the later part of last week in case you missed them: Poem: "What the Cat Needs" Pasta Shapes Birdfeeding…

  • Today's Cooking

    We made Strawberry Barbecue Sauce (minus the jalapenos) and poured it over chicken thighs, currently simmering in the crockpot. My house smells like…

  • Birdfeeding

    Today is cloudy and mild. It's supposed to rain later. I fed the birds. I've seen a flock of doves, a flock of sparrows, a flock of goldfinches, a…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment