Counting Down to MouseFest 2008!

6 Oct

Okay, I know it’s still a couple months away…but I’m excited to let you know that the Those Darn Cats Podcast (of which I am a co-host and co-producer) is an Underwriting Sponsor for MouseFest 2008! We’ve got a page up on our blog with info for a couple meets we’re hosting, at Haunted Mansionand Finding Nemo – The Musical. We may even throw something together for Thursday morning, if enough of our buddies seem to be around that early (hey buddy, whatcha doin’ before MouseFest 101?). And of course, the MouseFest site is the ultimate authority for all the various meets that will take place that week…including (I’m sure) tons that haven’t even been scheduled yet.

Photo by my BFF

Photo by my BFF

I am very sad that my son (aka The Wachamacallit) won’t be coming with me, due to his demanding academic life. (I’ve been complaining about this for a while now….even rambled on about it on my Jentasmic! column in August.) But Pal Mickey will no doubt keep me company — he does tell a joke or two, from time to time.

Plus, I’ve heard that there’s no such thing as a solo trip to MouseFest. It’s still early October and already I’m having to make tough choices about which activities to partake of! I suspect I will not have much time to sit around and mope.

And besides, I could not even consider missing MouseFest this year! I cannot risk a repeat of last year’s Mr. Potato Head Meet, which is the sole post ever published here under the tag “bitter bitter bitter.” Nobody wants to see that happen again.

3 Responses to “Counting Down to MouseFest 2008!”

  1. sambycat October 7, 2008 at 9:06 pm #

    ah yes- the “bitter bitter bietter” meet…. i recall hochberg, the nerdy boys, some of the mouseguesters and myself had quite the chuckle over that one! over dole whips of course…. heh… you are sooo there this year girl – AND WE ARE GOING TO RULE THE SCHOOL!!!!!

    did i just write that?

  2. chris October 10, 2008 at 6:18 pm #

    As it turns out, I will be there that weekend, hopefully with my best friend (she’s having surgery so might not make it). If not with her, then will my kids and husband. We will say hello if we get a chance!

  3. Jennifer October 13, 2008 at 3:11 pm #

    Great, I’ll look forward to seeing you there Chris!

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