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However you spell it, Hanukkah starts tonight!

This post brought to you by that irrepressible, ever-enlightening buddy o’ mine: Melisa from Suburban Scrawl! The Festival of Lights, better known as Hanukkah, begins this evening at sundown. The holiday celebrates the rebuilding and rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem after it was destroyed by the Greco-Syrians, in an effort to force the Jews…

Ode to a Candy Hangover, or The Post Made Out of Song Titles…

Halloween, 1997. It was a dark and Stormy Night. Harold decided he was going to Trick or Treat, even though he was technically two years past the age limit. (He was fairly underdeveloped, so he was certain he wouldn’t get hassled about it.) He crafted a costume – he tried for Prince in Purple Rain, but finally settled for a one eyed, one horned, flyin’ Purple People Eater – and set out to find Strangers with Candy.