Another reason to hate Valentines Day?
All of the insipid, non-news, "news stories" that will inevitably be in every newspaper, newscast, website, or TV show.
We get it!!! February 14th!!! Day for lovers!!!!! You are too lazy to do a real story!!!
The New York Times FRONT PAGE, above the fold has not one, but two:
In Celebration of Valentine's Day, a look at the sex life of the Tyrannosaurus Rex. (You can't make this shit up)
I Love You, But You Love Meat.
From the Houston Chronicle:
Don't Wait Guys, V-Day Is Almost Here.
Yahoo's home page has too many to list.
We get it.
Make sure you buy some overpriced candy or flowers or Vermont Teddy Bears, or Lingerie, or jewelry.
Jewelry - You should see my mail box. Jewelry stores I've never even heard of have, apparently heard of me.
I want this week to be over. It is a painful reminder of what I don't have. Yes, that is a terrible attitude, and an unhealthy way to look at things, but there it is.
I miss Rene' and tomorrow is a stark reminder of what could have been.