Airport mistake.

on March 13, 2008 in video blogs with 14 comments by

I don’t know why I do the things I do. Wait, isn’t that in the Bible?

And I just realized that I’m not sure I know how much a pack of gum costs “these days”. So maybe I owe 1985 dude an apology.

**Update- safely in California (10:04PM CA time, 1:05AM GA time). Sorry the audio is so low on the video – just listen with your big kid ears, as I tell my students. And I’m more sorry that I didn’t sleep a wink on the plane because my decision making is still apparently hindered being that I’m still posting this video.**

14 comments

  1. Sally
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 5:47 AM  |  reply

    umm i love you and your crazy ways! i laughed out loud! john and hank green would be proud of your airport blogging! have fun!

  2. ManUtd17
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 11:54 AM  |  reply

    You need to bone up on your grocery knowledge if you ever want to win The Price Is Right!

  3. molly
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 12:35 PM  |  reply

    I’m dying! Dear Lord, please let Annie get super duper famous so she has to travel everywhere and post self-videos everyday. Amen.

  4. Jake
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 12:39 PM  |  reply

    No humor can ever be better than awkward humor.

  5. kristin
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 1:18 PM  |  reply

    oh, my gosh! you are hilarious!

  6. Suzanne
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 1:41 PM  |  reply

    You totally look like Katie Holmes in this video. Maybe it’s b/c you’re going to California???? Swing by the Christian Scientists building and give Maverick a shout out for us!

  7. Jess $
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 1:44 PM  |  reply

    Annie Bananie, you trip me out. I can’t wait to hear all about it when you get back. Maybs we can have a video conference!!!!

  8. Leah
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 2:15 PM  |  reply

    that video was AWESOME!!! please keep doing it!! i love it!

  9. Candace
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 3:26 PM  |  reply

    My thoughts after watching:
    1-people watching probably thought you were on a video conference with your publisher or really cute boyfriend in another city.
    2-what time were you at the airport? I was there from 4-5:30.
    3-you acted on the video like it was out of character for you to do that…Please–that’s everyday annie.
    4-I like the one from the ski trip better. “Backwards, Backwardddds”

  10. Chip
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 5:16 PM  |  reply

    I’m not supposed to laugh in Corporate America. But you made me. Out loud. We love Annie Downs … no matter where she is!

    hkmlifvt
    The actual price of guar gum in Kenya.

  11. Kathleen
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 6:42 PM  |  reply

    I expect many more of these entertaining videos during your time in California.
    Say hi to Melodee for me.
    Kathleen

  12. molly
    posted on Mar 14, 2008 at 9:22 PM  |  reply

    Yep. Still hilarious.

    I’m so proud of you – keep us posted!

  13. h.
    posted on Mar 17, 2008 at 2:35 AM  |  reply

    that may be my favorite post of all time.

  14. AshWard
    posted on Mar 19, 2008 at 3:04 PM  |  reply

    I’m finally catching up with your weekend, through your blog that is since I saw you at 6am this morning.

    This is the kind of entertainment I look forward to when I’m sitting in the student center bored out of my mind! Thank you!

    dfgfnub

Join the discussion

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get a sneak peek of Annie’s latest book! Click the link to download two free chapters of Let’s All Be Brave.