Friday, July 28, 2006

miscegenation (cross-posted from

My BFF Megan showed up at Monday's Williamsburg Spelling Bee bearing a three-foot-high gift bag containing a two-foot high stuffed Wonder Woman.

We then proceeded to sit at the corner of Lorimer and Conselyea and chat, with Wonder Woman on my lap, causing cars to slow down (well, indirectly, anyway) and their occupants to grin at us, sometimes staring and grinning continuously for such a length of time as to seem aggressive, as though these drivers and passengers sought a personal acknowledgement that, truly, their love of Wonder Woman is as great as mine, and I should grin back at them in Wonder-recognition.

I brought Wonder Woman home, and the next morning I woke up to see this on the couch:

Sunday, July 23, 2006

baby Wonder Woman

This is the cutest Wonder Woman ever. A photo by Michael Czeiszperger of his daughter.

He writes "This is my daughter as Wonder Woman, a costume she picked out herself from a catalog. She'd never seen Wonder Woman before, and when I showed her the TV character she didn't think the costume would fit her, but she's gotten lots of compliments on it, as it came complete with boot covers, magic lasso, headband, and bracelets."

Aww.... if only I could give birth to one of those, without taking off my Wonder Woman underroos.

Sunday, July 09, 2006

Wonder stamps

Dear Jen
These stamps are being released on July 20th, [my birthday]. Two of them are WonderWoman!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Love Mom