THON 2009 TOTAL: $7,490,133.87

This year, THON raised an INCREDIBLE $7.49 MILLION dollars for the Hershey Medical Center and the 4 Diamonds Fund! And you guys, dear readers, raised an awesome $80.25 via your comments.  One generous and awesome reader decided to match what you guys raised so the total donation from The Strict Shenaniganist readers was $160.50!! I… Continue reading THON 2009 TOTAL: $7,490,133.87

One day we will dance in celebration, until then we will dance for a cure!

Today is THON!!!! So far, you guys and your comments have raised $74.75 (I already added in this week’s comments!) That’s an incredible number for an incredible cause.  I promised I’d donate up to $100 so let’s see if we can get there with comments by midnight tonight!  Remember, it’s 10 cents for every comment!… Continue reading One day we will dance in celebration, until then we will dance for a cure!

The day after effect

Getting back to real life the day after a sick day, or a vacation day, or even a snow day, is the worst. That day off is never enough. Think back to elementary school sick days (in fact Lauren just talked about this yesterday)–you spent the whole day camped out on the couch, watching cartoons,… Continue reading The day after effect

We’ve got singers! Or, my sort of live blog from the train Sunday night*

When you get on a train it’s always a crap shoot–who will you end up next to?  Will it be some creepy fat guy who basically sits on you? Or will it be a fratty group of dudes who are overly impressed with themselves? Or will you like, totally luck out and get the girls… Continue reading We’ve got singers! Or, my sort of live blog from the train Sunday night*