Sunday, July 29, 2007

BlogHer07: A Square Peg in a Round Hole

Maybe BlogHer07 wasn't as bad as I thought.


What can have changed my mind? OK, call me shallow: it's because Susie Sunshine and Blackbird and I won prizes.

That's what I won. It's toy bins. Made of fine, smooth birch wood, lovingly hand-painted in organic milk paints by disabled garden gnomes. Or something along those lines.

Now, do I need a toy box? No, I do not need a toy box. My children are 10 and 12, and my toy box days are pretty much over.

But it was free. A prize! (A prize that I totally don't deserve to win; I crashed the party.)

But I'm going to accept it. And then, if I feel a bit guilty, I'll send it to Dooce.

11 comments:

  1. that last line cracked me up. heehee.

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  2. It's the details of the praty crashing which interest me.

    -J.

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  3. I think I won a magazine subscription!
    I wonder if we CAN accept, having crashed?

    Joke: it was dark, full of women and alcohol, and our blouses could have fallen off at any moment...

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  4. bb,

    All perfectly true no doubt, but it was the party-crashing bit which intrigued me.

    -J.

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  5. Oh, that's easy.
    We weren't invited and we WENT.

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  6. It was Susie Sunshine's idea.

    WHAT. A. SURPRISE.

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  7. dude if i hadn't read this post, i would have never collected my loot. thx pppy bxm!!

    xo,

    hilary wood
    (naked pictures of prince on desktop)

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  8. Sounds like it was ALL fun, even the boring Blogher bits. Thanks for providing a vicarious experience via your blog (and Blackbird's).

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  9. I LOVED meeting you, P! You so deserve any prize you walked away with.

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  10. Poppy Buxom is probably the coolest name I have ever heard -ever!

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xxx, Poppy.