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Sunday, July 06, 2008

A guilty pleasure

Although, I don't really know what I have to be guilty about. Except Joel makes fun of me for it.

I like to read the Sunday comics. In fact, I rarely read any of the rest of the Sunday paper, because I keep up on all the news I need to online. Is that really so bad?

In conjunction with that, I keep up on my favorite comic strip by reading it online every day. It's been my favorite since I was like 12. So, for more than 20 years I've been reading Luann.

I admit, that's kind of sad. But whatever. I know lots of people who do the same with their various favorite comic strips.

I had to chuckle when Bria came in the living room Monday morning and found me reading the comics and got very excited.

"Can I read those things after you? I really like those, they're so funny!"

And later, I found her in her room like this:
And I really hope that she enjoys reading them for the rest of her life. I think it's something we should all do.

10 comments :

  1. I used to love reading the comics when I was young. It made me feel so mature like I was reading the paper.

    That is a great photo of your dd. It almost looks like she has a mug of coffee with a spoon of sugar.

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  2. I love the picture.I to can remember reading comics too. O the simple things in life.

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  3. Super Cute!! She looks so serious with her comics. LOL

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  4. Bria is so funny! What a great picture!

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  5. I love this..... the picture is adorable.

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  6. Conner has totally gotten into comics lately too.
    Funny stuff.

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  7. Let's SO do it.

    What day works best for you? And do you want to come here, to my house?

    Talk about exciting...........

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  8. It was so great to see you and your adorable girls this weekend! It's really too bad that Joel couldn't be here, and I sure hope Chloe is feeling better! We'll have to do that more often, so next time you're up our way...let's play! Bria had a blast with your Bria, and I'm sure Micah and Chloe would get along great! Fun Fun!!!

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  9. ok, you've got me into that! spent an hour yesterday reading the link you provided :). Fun Luann :)!

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  10. That IS super cute! Great picture :) I always went straight for the Dear Abby column from the time I was young to the last time I read the paper. I wonder what that says about me..?

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