Browsing Month December, 2015

A Way with Words, the public radio show I co-host, is raising $50K before midnight. Can you help? https://t.co/zmxAo48jOT

A Way with Words, the public radio show I co-host, is raising $50K before midnight. Can you help? https://t.co/zmxAo48jOT A Way with Words, the public radio show I co-host, is raising $50K before midnight. Can you help? https://t.co/zmxAo48jOT — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 31, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/682655027761164289

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I’ll talk about words of the year on KPBS-FM https://t.co/T2vhykIv8U at 12:20. Shade balls!

I’ll talk about words of the year on KPBS-FM https://t.co/T2vhykIv8U at 12:20. Shade balls! I'll talk about words of the year on KPBS-FM https://t.co/T2vhykIv8U at 12:20. Shade balls! — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 30, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/682287584253468673

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I’m so not down with company holiday cards that show only public-facing staff. No drivers, mailroom, cleaners, assistants, security, etc.?

I’m so not down with company holiday cards that show only public-facing staff. No drivers, mailroom, cleaners, assistants, security, etc.? I'm so not down with company holiday cards that show only public-facing staff. No drivers, mailroom, cleaners, assistants, security, etc.? — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 28, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/681564098090369024

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Had a great chat with Kaila and Jaison of Strange Fruit https://t.co/JGBmZayWGj about possible words of the year. https://t.co/EXt4CG2B24

Had a great chat with Kaila and Jaison of Strange Fruit https://t.co/JGBmZayWGj about possible words of the year. https://t.co/EXt4CG2B24 Had a great chat with Kaila and Jaison of Strange Fruit https://t.co/JGBmZayWGj about possible words of the year. https://t.co/EXt4CG2B24 — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 28, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/681521293984948226

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Feeding the lorikeets.

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The counter man at Luigi’s said he liked Guthrie’s “steez” (= style). (The boy’s aversion to looking at the camera is a lifelong condition.)

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The fast-talking unflagging @stampylongnose is lately a constant companion for my son. He must have what, 10,000 Minecraft videos?

The fast-talking unflagging @stampylongnose is lately a constant companion for my son. He must have what, 10,000 Minecraft videos? The fast-talking unflagging @stampylongnose is lately a constant companion for my son. He must have what, 10,000 Minecraft videos? — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 24, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/680094008685801472

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A detail of one of Guthrie’s paintings, probably from first grade or early second grade, judging by the letterforms.

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Now when I say “accio cookies” there will be some in the house and it just might work.

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It’s always the last-minute edit that bites you in the butt.

It’s always the last-minute edit that bites you in the butt. It's always the last-minute edit that bites you in the butt. — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) December 23, 2015 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/679750920553500672

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