Fran / Blue Gal

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Gender Female
Industry Arts
Occupation blogger
Location The Great Midwest, United States
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Introduction On staff at Crooks and Liars. Undergrad Brandeis; Master's degree from Harvard. Mom of 3 geniuses. Happy wife of Driftglass, we are also the liberal podcast The Professional Left.
Interests my children, knitting, reading, paying attention, blogging. Relationship status: "taken."
Favorite Movies Pimpernel Smith, Jerry Maguire, Fahrenheit 9/11, Cold Mountain, Truly Madly Deeply, Three Days of the Condor, Repo Man, The Lady Eve, Brother Where Art Thou
Favorite Music Billy Bragg, Tarbox Ramblers, Pierce Pettit, Ella Fitzgerald, Purcell, Haydn, Cake, David Wilcox, They Might Be Giants, Barenaked Ladies, Dave Matthews Band
Favorite Books Fahrenheit 451, The Blind Assassin, Range of Motion, Animal Farm, Also read Patricia Gaffney for trashy fix

When you hesitate before hitting snooze on your alarm clock, are you being lazy?

My three alarm clocks are ages 12, 9, and 7. They do not have "snooze buttons."