A few nights ago I had a dream about my favorite comedian, Mike Birbiglia. If you haven't seen him, check out his movie/book, Sleep Walk with Me, and his stand-up, My Girlfriend's Boyfriend, on Netflix, or just check him out on his site or on youtube.
|my own pic of his poster!|
Anyway... my dream. I dreamed I was at an assembly in the school gym (do any other teachers dream about school all summer???). I turned around, and there was Mike Birbiglia! When he saw me, he gave me a big hug. Unfortunately, I held on just a little too long (in a purely platonic way, of course), which made it totally awkward.
That very night I was working on school stuff (of course), and Sam said, "Mike Birbiglia is on Jimmy Fallon!" Coincidence? I think not.
Since I was on the computer and my AFT leaders had been encouraging us to tweet reflections (my love/hate relationship with Twitter continues...), Sam said, "You should tweet your dream!" So I did.
Later Sam got on to see my tweet and said, "Mike Birbiglia favorited your tweet!" No way. Now, I realize that favoriting a tweet is just a super quick way of acknowledging your fans, but... Mike Birbiglia favorited my tweet.
Actual screenshot :)
Of course this is not as exciting as when MB posted a picture on his Facebook of Sam holding a poster he had signed in Omaha while wearing the shirt he got in Indiana, but still... (Hmmm, can you tell I'm a
So thank you, Mike (I can call you, Mike now, right? After all, we are twitter friends), for the great dream.
And since my heart is so happy, Pearson Math Grade 5 Focus Skills for Topics 1 through 6, here, just because!