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SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady

Just another GR refugee.  Other than that, I had a stroke in 2004, and read almost anything I can get my hands on, though I have a particular weakness for history, mystery, and historical fiction.

Currently reading

Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition
Paul Watson
Progress: 6 %
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
Ed Yong
Progress: 40 %
Wizard's First Rule
Terry Goodkind
Progress: 49 %
Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant
Tracy Borman
Progress: 14 %
Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life
Helen Czerski
Progress: 20 %
The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
Medieval Tastes: Food, Cooking, and the Table (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
Beth Archer Brombert, Massimo Montanari
Progress: 10 %
Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth
Holger Hoock
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari Dr
Progress: 9 %
Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years
John Guy
Progress: 20/512 pages

Earworms: 2008

It is 2008.


Britney Spears' Womanizer breaks the records for chart rise in one week, soaring from #96 to #1.  Paul McCartney plays Tel Aviv, in his first visit to Israel since the country kicked out the Beatles in 1965.  (Wow, light news year, eh?)


Big Hits: Low (Flo Rida featuring T-Pain), Love in this Club (Usher featuring Young Jeezy), Bleeding Love (Leona Lewis), Lollipop (Lil Wayne featuring Static Major), Touch My Body (Mariah Carey), Take a Bow (Rihanna), Viva la Vida (Coldplay), I Kissed a Girl (Katy Perry), Disturbia (Rihanna), So What (Pink), Womanizer (Britney Spears), Single Ladies (Beyonce), Chasing Pavements (Adele), No Air (Jordin Sparks and Chris Brown), Pocketful of Sunshine (Natasha Beddingfield), The Time of My Life (David Cook), When I Grow Up (Pussycat Dolls), Change (Taylor Swift), Keeps Gettin' Better (Christina Aguilera), and Circus (Britney Spears).