Sorry for my absenteeism as of late. I had a post all planned out for last Friday, but got caught up in the day's events. I returned to Iowa City to (successfully) defend my dissertation. Know that The Ramones, Prince and "Dr. Funkenstein" were all mentioned through the course of the defense. Anyhow, I was too busy reconnecting with my peeps and generally soaking in what is (at least at this point in my life) the only city aside from Pittsburgh that will always have an element of "home" for me.
But I digress. Here's what I would have posted last week: