Between conferences abroad, camps up north, pet loss, sewer line problems, teeth breaking, summer planning, syllabus work, and various power outages, we are blitzed.
Our dream Fourth would probably include massive celebration, friends for a cookout (which we are, in fact, doing tomorrow), tripping our way downtown for Top of the Park, and just a huge togetherness fest.
Given how exhausted we all are, what the reality became was lying around the couches and having the following discussion:
"Did you post the thing on your blog yet, Mom?" asks C.
"What thing?" responds D.
"You know, the cartoon we told you about," respond C and Jen in unison.
"Oh, the internet thing?" responds D.
"Yup," says C.
"Nope, I'll do it later," replies Jen.
So here it is:
You can find this comic strip here.
Then D had a brilliant idea. "I know what we can do for the Fourth! Let's correct EVERYTHING that's wrong on the internet!"
"Starting with Wikipedia!" shouts C.
Oy. Are we a nerdfest or what?
C U l8r - we have some serious internet work ahead of us.