Tuesday, August 4, 2009

My Crazy Hair

I mentioned that I had a mohawk the other day in my post. A few people wanted to see photographic evidence of it.

Sadly, I have no pictures of the 'hawk. It only lasted 3 weeks anyway, because I wore my hair in a crew cut style and my hair grows very fast.

I can show you the crew:




I was a combat boots wearing punk.

I hung out with all the other misfits and I've never been happier and I've made some of the best friends I've had in life.

I'm still a punk girl at heart, but I have to look the part of "Snow White Soccer Mom". Even though I have three large tattoos and 12 earrings.

I try to blend in so my children aren't mortified by my existence, but I do not give one tiny shit what anyone personally thinks of me.

I will assimilate for my children, I will not cow-tow to general public mores.

And that's why y'all get to see things like this!




36 comments:

  1. I bet a lot of soccer moms have interesting pasts. The fact that you suppress it for your kids makes you the best parent.

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  2. Unbelieveable, the ETW can pull off a crew ! Not many people can babe ! You were hot !!!

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  3. P.S. And you still are, I'm seriously, beautiful girls and all.

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  4. Not only a radical non-conformist, but also celebrating the New Year. Well ... Blessed Be, my friend.

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  5. Well...That surely got my morning off right. I did not expect to see that, thanks ETW. Just stay the way you are, I love it.

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  6. I don't think anyone will notice your earrings! ;-))

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  7. FIGHT THE MAN!! Power to the REVOLUTION!! Eh... whatever other slogans I need to yell to help "support" pictures of the girls. LOL

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  8. Love the crew...I miss the 80's!

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  9. Clearly I need to beat some sense into Sujomi ... miss the 80's? AACCKK!!

    But you do look awfully cute in that "crew" ...

    Thank goodness you are such a rebel!

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  10. Boy, I sure picked a GREAT day to drop by!!!! :)

    Lookin sexy, ETW! I've always loved a gal with a crew... Unfortunately these days, most of them are competing with me to land a chick... LOL

    You do (and did) look great.

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  11. You're probably the coolest soccer mom out there!

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  12. HA! I am listening to 80s music right now...ahhh...the memories! Anyhow, the girls are nice and all, but can you show your tats? I am def curious now! I dig good ink!

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  13. Excellent post....but I have to laugh at all Ron's comments - he's a trip.

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  14. You totally crack me up! Love the pics (and the ones of the ET).

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  15. Here's the link to the Chinese Zodiac. It's got some great stuff in it. Pretty close to nailing me down.

    http://www.tuvy.com/entertainment/chinese_horoscope.htm

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  16. Hey! I wore a buzz cut when I was a punk kid too !

    No painful peircings though, I'm a coward for pain : D

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  17. Punk rock chicks are hawt. And, they're good to have around in a bar fight! ;-)

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  18. oh u cracker me up. i've always been more preppy grunge rocker/soccer mom. lol.

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  19. You're a good mom. :-)

    Nice picture. :-)

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  20. Karen - Most of my punk friends are parents now. We've all mellowed out a bit!

    The Girl - Thanks, beautiful!

    Crazy Mo - The poster is actually a one sheet for a band (formerly known as The Misfits, then later as Danzig).

    Shiny Rod - Thanks! And thanks for the link, too. :-)

    Clippy Mat - ;-)

    Ron - I was a punk, not a hippie! :-)

    Sujomi - I don't really miss the 80s, although I did have lots of fun!

    TGG - Thanks!

    Dana - I certainly gave my parents a run for their money! LOL.

    SoLow - Thanks, at my height, I often got mistaken for a guy or a lesbian (not that there's anything wrong with that).

    Leighmo - Buddy says I'm mostly cool! ;-)

    Warren - I've posted the tats a few times. I'll try to find the pic for you. :-)

    themom - Thanks, and Ron cracks me up as well!

    JFab - Someone has to be shameless around here. Might as well be me. LOL.

    Powdergirl - Aw, you need to have lots of metal in your body! ;-)

    Jay - I've actually been in some altercations. And, I am such a wuss otherwise!

    Heather - You're probably much younger than me. :-)

    3C - Well, I do make an effort. I know I fall short many times.

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  21. I was of the hippy era...my frizzy hair finally was in style...i still have 7 piercings in my ears and have thought about letting 1/2 of them close....but I really don't want to. You carried your punk well.

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  22. i totally cannot picture you punk!

    i wish you had a pic of that 'hawk...

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  23. I cut off all my hair when I had my son, it was just easier that way. Now I'm trying to grow it back and it's taking forever!

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  24. Cute pic. I'm a hippie on the inside now, myself....for the same reasons as you.

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  25. We have that in common then- I too sported a fearsomely fierce mohawk several years back. I don't have any photos of mine though I wore it for a good while. I wasn't into having my picture taken back then. I mean- even less than I am now. I feel like such a self-conscious dork, yet I love to take pics of everyone else.

    My liberty spikes were 13 inches high and the shorn part of my scalp was sometimes dyed blue, other times when I was feeling fruity I'd paint leopard spots on it. Hahaha. Thank God I don't have pics. (Though I'm sure some are floating out there somewhere.)

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  26. You still rock it girl!

    Combat boots and a crew...we so would have gotten along back in the day! I lived in a trench coat, boots and dyed hair!

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  27. Dude - the crew is swesome.

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  28. I always wanted a crew cut - still do.

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  29. "Snow White Soccer Mom", I think I saw that porno flick once.

    My wife sometimes has to tone me down from saying or doing something foolish. I tell her I don't give a rats a** what people thing about me.

    I will watch my Ps and Qs so that Little One does not get embarrassed.

    Thanks for the cleavage...nice photo...keep up the good work.
    ...Al...

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  30. Exactly how I though you were.
    lol
    I pictured you as a punked out girl when you told those stories HA!
    You looked great! (still do)
    Love that you can pull that look off.

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  31. Dammit, ETW! Show the tatts AND the tits!

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  32. Love the look! It's great you are just yourself - so many people get caught up in being someone they're not. You rock, ETW!!!

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  33. Shoot all the soccer moms in Cross Lanes show their tits, whether they should or not. PTO stands for put tits out over here.

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  34. ROFLMAO!!! @ JBlank! Too funny - and too true!

    I really came to say: as a punker girl? You are HAWT. Serious business.

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