You know, nothing feels as good as taking a weekend off. Sleeping late, finishing the Harry Potter book*, polishing off the three Netflix movies that have been hanging around my living room for weeks, spending QT with the GF, more sleeping, catching up on Tivo’d episodes of the Colbert Report. It was marvelous!
The downside however is that I have very little to blog about from the weekend. The one thing which was a little amusing is from the GF and my trip down to Wicker Park Fest** in my old ‘hood of
But in the end,
What kind of surprised me was that their wares were pretty much up and out on the street in view of anyone who walked in. And considering that some of the cover art on the dvd’s was - shall we say - less than subtle, it was no surprise to the GF and myself that their tent had been located somewhat off the main drag in a parking lot off to one side. Of course, to hear the employees say it, apparently they didn’t understand the “different demographics” as well as they claimed. Oh well, I hope it works out for them and that the location sells a lot of novelties. After all I’d much rather have that than another Starbucks, bank, or real estate office.
* Which I completely agree with TOWWAS – the ending is very satisfying.
** Which is one of the countless neighborhood festivals that happen in
*** Although I was complemented multiple times on my Threadless shirt, which felt very validating.