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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

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
Lady Cop Makes Trouble
Amy Stewart
The Hundred Years War, Volume 1: Trial by Battle
Jonathan Sumption
Progress: 166/586 pages
King Solomon's Mines
H. Rider Haggard
Progress: 4 %
Queen's Gambit: A Novel
Elizabeth Fremantle
Progress: 22 %

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).