Monthly Archives: February 2008

#%$^ Caucus!

I am truly annoyed by the whole Caucus thing. How many more people could cast their vote if it were a primary?

Anyone who has to work at 7:00 pm – sorry!
Your child has an activity – either vote or make the kid miss this week
Then there is us – we have two small children. We have three choices

1. Get a babysitter and pay them so we can vote!
2. One of us votes the other stays home.
3. Bring a 2 year old and 6 year old to the caucus. The El Paso County Democratic office told me I should not bring them. She said they will have to be quiet for an hour and a half. I asked if I could legally bring them and she said yes but that I shouldn’t if they are under the age of nine.

Wonderful! Really promotes getting voters out there!

So – most likely I am going to go to the caucus and Luke will stay home.

Ridiculous!

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Keep Breathing

This video was created by Mark Dungan (fellow NB parent and advocate extraordinaire) for the Children’s Neuroblastoma Cancer Foundation.

It is very nicely done and I hope a lot of people see it and start to understand the dire need of funding for childhood cancer research.

Nathan is in it twice – once in the middle playing in sprinklers (with hair) and once towards the end getting a hug and kiss (along with Julia) from Luke (without hair)