The things you find while looking for a new avatar pic!

This was a balm upon my soul.

A person tells stories about how the guardian saint of the Chicago Transit Authority--namely the Large, Angry Black Woman--repeatedly saved them from disaster.

Go on, read it. I'll wait.

While I'm waiting I'll just read about the Windy City Rollers. Ah, roller derby. One of the few cases where "all-female sport" doesn't sound like an oxymoron AND is still hot...
Also, advance tix are only $15 a pop and it's a short train-and-bus ride from home.