5 entries from srah blah blah tagged with 'new year':

And may the British burn my land if I can't deliver to your hand a resolution on independency!

Some people seem to think that New Year's resolutions are the sort of thing that should be announced, like, in the first couple of days of January. Well, here at srah blah blah, we ain't people¹. So here is our interrelated web of resolution: WHEREAS It is the beginning of a new year; and WHEREAS "People" expect this sort of thing; and WHEREAS I should probably get up off the couch and work on some self-improvement; therefore be it RESOLVED: That I will fit into this one pair of jeans that I can technically fit into now, and can even...

srah - Wednesday, 7 January 2009 - 5:10 PM
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Hello, my little chickens. Welcome to the end of the year! I hope that - although I have abandoned you for a week or so - you are all prepared with your yellow underwear and resolutions. Let it be resolved that in the new year: I shall actually get up off the couch and walk again I shall actually record the walking that I do on Walker Tracker again I shall endeavour to improve my nutrition I shall continue to endeavour to improve my sociability I shall put more time into my Arabic schoolwork So let it be written, so...

srah - Monday, 31 December 2007 - 10:31 AM
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Look at the stars/ Look how they shine for you

I usually forget about yellow underwear until after Christmas, but somehow this year I am prepared in advance. Every year, my friends and I give each other gifts of yellow underwear so that we can start the New Year off right in Peruvian/Venezuelan fashion and have good luck throughout the next year. So be like us and go out and buy some yellow underwear for your friends! On second thought, don't. I don't think anyone's bought mine yet, and I don't want you folks to pick over the selection so that I get stuck with Spongebob....

srah - Wednesday, 21 December 2005 - 8:11 AM
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May require some searching!

There is a tradition in some countries in Latin America that it is good luck to ring in the new year wearing brand new yellow underwear. Not only yellow underwear, but yellow underwear that was a gift. So get shopping for underwear for the people you love!...

srah - Monday, 27 December 2004 - 9:33 AM
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Robin says it's a tradition...

Robin says it's a tradition to wear new yellow underwear on New Year's Eve for good luck. So she bought me some while she was out shopping today. How sweet! Are you all set with your yellow underwear? Have a safe and happy New Year celebration if you haven't yet....

srah - Monday, 31 December 2001 - 8:02 AM
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