Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-09-11

  • This little impromptu performance by Team @BoomKack on @BETBornToDance of "That One Squirrel" is so cute! http://t.co/cLXHETK #
  • @corybooker Mad respect: stayed in CA after @Stanford 01, but family's US roots start in nearby Elizabeth & ur good work helps me thru them. #
  • RT @JellyBTD: RT @Ambitious_Ains: If she's responsible for your smile, then be responsible with her heart bro . #
  • RT @danieltosh: what is the catholic church more ashamed of? priest sex scandals or notre dame football? #
  • So cloudy/foggy this AM- thought I slept thru whole day; kind of nice change of pace 4 Bay Area- tired of crazy heat that usually hits now. #
  • Wow, at that %, ice cream income must be well into 6 figs RT @ConanOBrien: Just taught my kids about taxes by eating 38% of their ice cream. #
  • They really are… RT @TheOnion: Report: Fax Machines Still Pretty Impressive If You Think About It http://t.co/x1YPit8 #
  • Argh, 3rd gen iPod Nano corrupted when I try to sync after use in Sony Dream Machine, requiring complete restore http://t.co/0FX5yAb #
  • Sucker 4 movies w/ppl suddenly dealing w/challenge of caring for child + baby hijinks (Baby Boom, 3 Men & Baby, & now Life As We Know It). #
  • Read this 1st as teenager MT @CoryBooker: Hold fast to dreams/For if dreams die/Life is a broken-winged bird/That cannot fly-Langston Hughes #
  • RT @BoomKack: Beautiful day amazing you.!!Don't let anything bring you down.. Enjoy! #
  • "Do you know what marriage is like? Imagine a prison… and then don't change anything." – @kumailn's character in "Life as We Know It" #
  • Re: Celebrity Rehab: had really hard time feeling sorry for Amy Fisher, but if Mary Jo Buttafuoco can forgive her, I should too. #
  • True Blood? RT @Stanford: Study Finds That Injecting Old Mice With Young Mouse Blood Has a Rejuvenating Effect: http://t.co/bR4gb3T #
  • All Americans, esp "native" children of immigrants: watch "Citizen USA: A 50-State Road Trip" (HBO) to be inspired. #
  • Listen 2 hip hop like 90% of time; forget how weird it must be 4 others 2 hear lyrics spoken/rapped instead of continuous melody sung. #
  • *sigh* drunk TV robot sidekick: rich ppl probs 😉 RT @CraigyFerg: I'm conflicted. @GeoffTheRobot was drunk on … http://t.co/dPPZkRQ #
  • Best Asian language impression (esp Cantonese & Mandarin): @therealrussellp-sounds sort of accurate & captures humor w/o being offensive. #
  • Same 4 accented English MT @sindyjlee: Best Asian language impressions: @therealrussellp… accurate & captures humor w/o being offensive #
  • "So, did you drink enough to want to come back to my apt?" (Larry on "Curb Your Enthusiasm") #
  • How did humans figure out "spotting" to counteract body's natural response so we can now turn so much so quickly w/o getting dizzy? #
  • Somebody PLEASE really test out Larry's theory re: black people w/glasses from tonite's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" ep! #
  • On "Best New Artist" nominee Kreayshawn MT @jrm4: Everyone who decided hip-hop primarily a business? THIS IS YOUR FAULT: http://t.co/auTyIIb #
  • More reason to love House of Bagels in Mt View: was having issues w/my plastic & they let me go to pay next time. #
  • Ice Loves Coco rerun/TiVo suggestion; hey @FINALLEVEL, glock-amole over guacamole gators sound hot 😉 #
  • Ice Loves Coco rerun: doesn't @cocosworld's salsa instructor know what "steppin' out" means in slang (or maybe that's the point)? 😉 #
  • To all who hate on @cocosworld & say she has butt implants: just look @ her mom! Very similar shapes; probably true for her sister too. #
  • Argh, new Facebook privacy settings again & don't see how it's any simpler/easier to use than whatever crap was there yesterday. #
  • FYI Re: Facebook privacy settings: the "Friends Can Check You Into Places" setting is turned on by default (just shaking my head). #
  • Saw manila envelope labeled "MONKEY EXPOSURE" @ occupational health office; what fun 2 work @ teaching & research university- Go @Stanford! #
  • Love how Judge Judy makes sure everyone, including the CHILD, understands how child support actually works- i.e., it's for the CHILD. #
  • OMG @JellyBTD your hair is amazing in this @BETBornToDance ep- you know how to whip your hair! 😉 #
  • Go @LaTonyaBTD: "embrace, drink in the next level of your ability…" (LAG on @BETBornToDance) #
  • So sweet on @BETBornToDance when everyone holds hands to pray & @DreaGilmore puts her hand on @JellyBTD's shoulder to connect the 2 rows. #
  • Good girl! RT @ijuzwannadanz: No seriously im ok i had an amazing run, what i got from the show was far better than $50,000 #forevagrateful #
  • Loved watching Lindy Hop on @BETBornToDance & really show how just watching it can make ppl feel "tomorrow will always be a better day". #
  • Record-breaking $256 mil gift! MT @CarnegieMellon: Webcast to formally announce Bill Dietrich gift http://ht.ly/6nJQ6 #CMUSept7 #
  • RT @TheOnion: Study: Women Always Answer Their Phones Unless They're Having Great Sex W/Someone Else http://t.co/oDwT0PW #OnionRelationships #
  • Just got paranoid someone could steal my dental guard (4 nighttime teeth grinding) 2 frame me 4 a crime by creating bite mark evidence. #
  • Samuel L Jackson should have been nominated for something for his role in "A Time to Kill". #
  • RT @TheDailyShow: .@BarackObama #jobs plan revealed: "Smoke Pot. Make $$$." #
  • Root canal… I'm out for a little while… #
  • RT @CoryBooker: I like idea: Cutting payroll taxes 4 workers & businesses; put more $ in ppl's pockets & relieve businesses from tax burden. #
  • RT @CoryBooker: Payroll tax cut has been proposed by 50 house republicans. It is a bipartisan idea. #
  • Considering her cat has somehow adopted me, I figure I should sponsor/give $ to little girl next door for "the poor people" (her words). #
  • Jessica so cute on @BETBornToDance when she says "… let alone a boy… (coquettish smile)" #BTD (is she on Twitter?) #
  • And ooh, how that boy looked @ her from moment # 1! ;D RT @LaTonyaBTD: @sindyjlee Jess is super adorable =) we … http://t.co/lf4pYJ9 #
  • Luv @BETBornToDance; only wish it was longer to see more @BoomKack @RICHYSQUIRREL & @shadytruth (esp her!) dancing themselves! #
  • @LaTonyaBTD Rewatching ep; when @BoomKack starts w/showing electricity btwn couple, Dougie looks down & smiles @PillowwTalkk soo sweetly 🙂 #
  • @LaTonyaBTD After "The Dance Scene", started recognizing @RICHYSQUIRREL, but didn't know @shadytruth yet; def going to watch @BoomKack vids #
  • RT @RoomtoRead: Hwat wdulo hte lrodw kolo lkei fi ouy ocldu otn erda? Noigmeths kile stih. #RTforLiteracy (Each … http://t.co/Q0eAuGV #
  • RT @kumailn: Ok Apu. RT @harithecomic My skin color is racist bait. #
  • It is amazing RT @kumailn: This is super cool & weird & I love it! Who made it? Wanna thank! http://t.co/FE6BKcx #
  • Now THAT's how ppl on the Hill should interact (assuming it's true) RT @CoryBooker: thank you 4 that: … http://t.co/EvH0Bgr #
  • FYI: @Walgreens 20% off all contact lenses purchases thru 10/15 (& base prices are similar to other online vendors): http://t.co/0JIUTNH #
  • Watching how hard they work on @BETBornToDance gives me hope for today's young people– talent only takes you so far. #
  • RT @TheDailyShow: US Postal Service's business model is only incrementally less crazy than that of Urbanfetch http://t.co/SN9SKuN #dailyshow #
  • Luv when I rise to first page of Google results for "weird" search terms– try searching for "ideafarm": http://t.co/HB78PVS #
  • Woke up in pain ~7am (root canal + body aches); thank God I work from home Fridays & already ordered groceries 4 delivery (@Safeway). #
  • Thanks- 2 bad driver can't accept tips MT @Safeway: @sindyjlee So glad you're enjoying delivery service. Feel better & enjoy the groceries! #
  • Many use email 2 track tasks/action items; don't think this available anywhere, but would be nice 2 be able 2 add notes 2 emails in @gmail. #
  • Watching "Gross Anatomy": used 2 make me want 2 become Dr, even if only 2b wooed by charming roguish med student in shape of Matthew Modine. #
  • Luv Pluto's (Palo Alto): all these years & still can get amazing sandwich or salad + delish side out the door for less than $9. #
  • Thought Michael Jackson tribute on TVOne right now was new & got freaked out when they suddenly showed MJ– oh, it's from 2003. Ha! 😀 #
  • Gonna be some furniture movin' up in here if ppl keep crowding me at store registers; it's CA, not NYC- plenty of room, so back up! #
  • Wow, *everybody* wuz in "Boyz in the Hood": http://t.co/WSMi3bi #
  • Now THAT is weird: watching Michael Jackson sing along to 98 Degrees singing "Man in the Mirror" (in 2003 tribute concert). #
  • Performers must have great body memory; wonder how easily Jackson 5 picked up 1970 choreo 4 "I Want You Back" in 2003: http://t.co/yZjbpfS #
  • Slick @jtimberlake in 2003 Michael Jackson tribute: not only managed 2 almost always be next 2 MJ, but also only 1 to do final turn w/him 😉 #
  • @evancombs Weird website, but go to 1:10 for tips from Michael Jackson to Chris Tucker on imitating him in Rush Hour 2: http://t.co/kbAgRd3 #
  • WTF: it's raining, but I think I just heard the sprinklers go on… #
  • Important 2 learn choreo fast, but always think of @AlfonsoRibeiro's story re: 1984 commercial w/Michael Jackson: http://t.co/2GGtOwl #
  • For those born after 1984, this is the Pepsi Generation commercial I'm talking about: http://t.co/xaSINaB (@AlfonsoRibeiro as little MJ) #
  • I know black ppl this, white ppl this jokes little tired, but this bit by Aries Spears on discipline is hilarious: http://t.co/xRuHB87 #
  • Aries Spears stand up special on Showtime is hot; he elevates the "black vs white ppl" comedy cliche & incorporates it w/range of topics. #
  • Joe: "I suppose your father's a surgeon too?" Laurie: "No. (A beat) y mother's a surgeon." – Gross Anatomy #
  • "Everybody… is a little racist. You might not be smack a taco outta Mexican hand racist, but we are all [a little racist]." – Aries Spears #
  • Bachmann = natural disaster MT @ColbertReport: In light of events, am forced to issue rare public apology to the gays. http://t.co/kBPe1Nx #
  • Anybody know what that amazing aioli type sauce on plantains at Cha 3x (SF) is? After 5+ yrs, still remember it when frying up plantains. #
  • Hmm… w/new healthysanfrancisco.org program, some employers like restaurants passing on cost 2 customers w/% surcharge like sales tax. #
  • Amazing impression of one of my favorite comedians, Paul Mooney, by another favorite, @AriesSpears: http://t.co/btkuMgv #
  • Means at least they not only have access to you, but feel that comfortable w/you too- that can't be bad for an … http://t.co/ZZbcDY9 #
  • Holy crap: unbelievably loud bunch of jets just took off from Moffett Field, passing over/near my place; if it isn't a drill, good luck! #
  • @twitter Figured out error caused by list description >100 characters, but this error message both vague & wrong. http://t.co/RnEbiKC #
  • Been long time since I did this: prepare & eat good meal with glass of wine (Sangria today). #
  • Blended up on whim: milk, bananas, caramel macchiato creamer + ice; delicious! Drinking some & freezing rest in spherical ice trays. #
  • Not into swing b/c of odd Stanford social dance obsession but seeing Lindy Hop on @BETBornToDance, would luv 2c more swing w/@BoomKack twist #
  • Never seen @StephenAtHome not talk 4 so long 🙂 MT @ColbertReport: Tom Brokaw on life-affirming values emerged from 9/11 http://t.co/xCBMV3K #

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