January: What a way to begin a New Year.
February: 99.9% of the acting, singing, and dancing talent in Family d’Elisson resides in the collective bodies of Elder Daughter and the Mistress of Sarcasm.
March: In October 2001, She Who Must Be Obeyed and I, along with the Mistress of Sarcasm, took a mini-vacation up in the Boone - Blowing Rock section of North Carolina.
April: Jeezum Crow, there are so many Carnivals these days, I feel like the barker at the side-show.
May: I inadvertently stumbled upon the Magic Summoning Ritual that causes Matata to appear instantly...and it doesn’t even require a can opener.
June: Yep, the Bonfire is now in its hundredth crap-spewing incarnation.
July: The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated. - Mark Twain
August: Pete Vonder Haar (A Perfectly Cromulent Blog) has
September: There are plenty of people who see God’s hand in the devastation that has struck the U.S. Gulf Coast.
October: Kimberly, who understands that life without Music and Cats would be Boring and Pointless, hosts the eightieth edition of the Carnival of the Cats.
November: The Smegmaster at smegmaster.com (sounds nasty if you parse it just so) hosts the 122nd Bonfire of the Vanities, complete with snazzy non-flaming Official-Looking Seal.
December: At breakfast today, my Morning Minyan compadre Barry R. told me a story of a colleague of his that is, in his words, “dumber than soap.”
It occurs to me that there are way too many Blog-Carnival and cat posts represented here, given the Random Sampling. It also occurs to me that you could have some fun with this