• 25
  • Sep, 2008
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This is a true set of actions.

POSTED BY LauraFries.com IN Uncategorized

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ATLANTA, Georgia, September 25, 2008 This is a true set of actions. Target. Last week. Decide not to buy $10 bottle of Advil. I can get by without. Today: 6am hits, the cramps. The cold. It’s three hours into a sleep cycle, but I’m awake. The day begins, 3 hours after the last ended. It [...]

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  • 22
  • Aug, 2008
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Giving Myself the Slip

POSTED BY LauraFries.com IN About Me, Atlanta, DC, Uncategorized

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It’s a tiny piece of paper; a scrap from a time of Texas bills, transmogrified into packing material two years ago. A slip that snuck, across state lines, a tiny cling; now resting on the floor of my car. I’ve moved too much, and in the last one, ended up apart from my things, in [...]

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  • 07
  • Feb, 2008
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Knitted Music Video

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I’m in stitches. Tied up in knots. Yeah, I could make better puns, but I’m suffering from water intoxication. via Craftzine blog: Watch this beautiful animated video for the Quebec, Canada group Tricot Machine (tricot means knitting). The video is for the song “Les peaux de lievres” where all 700 frames are knitted.

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  • 18
  • Jan, 2008
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Emma Snores

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emma snores from LauraFries.com on Vimeo. ATLANTA, Georgia, January 18, 2007 There’s actually no category for ‘cute dog videos’ on my blog, despite my fondness for my friends who also don’t work. Enjoy Ms. Emma, catching some zzzzzzs.

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  • 07
  • Aug, 2007
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Last Missive From A D.C. Girl

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COLUMBIA HEIGHTS, Washington, D.C., August 2, 2007 My boss called me over, notebook in hand. “I’m letting you go.” The words flipped my horizons, took assumptions and plans and expectations, and erased them. I should not have bought the 12 pack of pita bread, thinking to freeze the rest. The fingerling potatoes – fresh from [...]

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  • 15
  • May, 2007
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Fast Food Porn, Clipped

POSTED BY LauraFries.com IN Food, Uncategorized

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Clipped using Clipmarks, here’s an excerpt from someone else’s blog about the difference between Fast Food Porn and the real deal. Clipmarks is a program I’ve been using with the intention of blogging it up on web.AAN.org, my web publishing news for alt papers blog. clipped from www.thewvsr.com Fast Food: Ads vs. Reality Each item [...]

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  • 12
  • Apr, 2007
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Three Bottles, Two Roommates, one …

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###… plan? WASHINGTON, DC, April 12, 2007 K, I’m kinda freaking myself out with the Mommy Dearest-ness of that one. I’ve never washed anything three times in one day before, let alone my face. But it’s amazing. I feel daintier!

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  • 19
  • Dec, 2006
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Octodogs, unite!

POSTED BY LauraFries.com IN Food, Uncategorized

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Actually, that title makes no sense. But what kind of title do you expect me to write for this invention, which blows my mind with its fabulousness. The OCTODOG is a device that renders ordinary hotdogs into delightful creatures of the sea. What more could you possibly need? Now, if they could only make a [...]

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  • 01
  • Dec, 2006
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Vote for Katie and JP!

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Hottness, right? The above is a little commercial my pals Katie and JP put together for this Doritos superbowl contest thing. You know these kids; the ones who won 2nd place in Flugtag Baltimore just now? Yeah, I’m still hungover. Apparently I punched some Norwegian dude last night. But that’s not relevant to YOU VOTING [...]

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  • 19
  • Oct, 2006
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Name that Sandwich!

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CHEFCHAOUEN, Morocco I need your help to name this most astounding sandwich I found on the streets of Chefchaouen, Morocco. We wandered the streets, not really hungry, but looking all the same … when what to our wondering eyes did appear but a small stand, surrounded by hungry men breaking their Ramadan fast with an [...]

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