The greatest thing happened to me this weekend, y’all, which is that Valerie Anne started playing Animal Crossing! We hung out all day on each other’s islands yesterday! I haven’t seen her in a full year, and it’s the first time that’s been the case for a very long time because only live a few blocks apart, and oh! It warmed my heart! Every time she left my island, we smashed our little characters into each other trying to hug. Let’s go, vaccines!
+ Well, and look who had a baby. Guess this explains why Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger weren’t on the She Believes Cup roster.
Our hearts 🥺💜
So happy for @Ashlyn_Harris & @alikrieger 👏 pic.twitter.com/K84Ms0cMun
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While an adorable song, did anyone else listen to that Blue’s Clues alphabet song and feel real strange when their brain thought “Bette! Bette! Bette!” at the chorus instead of “-bet! -bet! -bet!”? Just me? Cool. Coolcoolcool.
@lamaupin I think you nailed it. They were definitely chanting Bette ! Bette ! Bette !
Congrats to Ashlyn and Ali, what a wonderful family they make ! Hooray for adoption !
Josephine Baker led a wild and complicated life. It’ll be interesting to see what they include.
Right now, with every show on Netflix getting a trial watch simply because I’m stuck at home, Grace and Frankie is the one show I legitimately binge like the old days (pre-Covid). I’m not the target demo, I don’t identify with any of the characters (although I love the asshole daughter played by June Diane Raphael), and yet I binge every new season the day it comes out.
There was always a constant fear in the background that due to the ages of the four main actors, every episode could be the last I see of the lovable doofuses. Needless to say, that has dialed up to a whole ‘nother level with the pandemic. So Dolly Parton? YESYESYES.*insert protect at all costs GIF here*
Yeah I’ve been watching the show since s3 came out and always had the fear this would be the finale…glad they got to do an entire 7 seasons!