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When your mama doesn’t bring you up right

The Armstrong family is incapable of going more than two days without someone coming down with an aggressive illness. Last week was one of the worst weeks ever for this, and just when I thought another sinus infection had cleared I came down with a stomach bug. And then Jon got the sinus infection. Which [...]

Christopher Hitchens on Paris Hilton

Christopher Hitchens on Paris Hilton “Those gloating and jeering headlines, showing a tearful child being hauled back to jail, had the effect of making me feel sick. So, you finally got the kid to weep on camera? Are you happy now?” I want to stand up and shout AMEN. This is exactly how I feel [...]

My nephew, Noah, perfectly six years old

Exhausted from all the love