Yesterday was the sixth birthday of this website, and the day before that was the fifth anniversary of the day that I got fired for this website. I usually celebrate these events by opening up comments to talk about something specific, and I’ve been thinking about what topic I should choose for a few months [...]
Chocolate Bubble-Wrap The title is all that needs to be said.
My next piece about the Oscars is up at Alpha Mom: I cannot remember a single acceptance speech, except maybe the one given by Martin Scorsese, and then only because he didn’t say anything about how the Academy must be a bunch of idiots, it is about damn time. Didn’t you want even a tiny [...]
Unbelievable sculptures made out of construction paper and card stock, by artist Jen Stark Check out her equally inspiring drawings and sketchbook as well.
A month ago I was the winning bidder for a mid-century modern dresser that I had found on ebay, and last week it was finally delivered. This is only the third thing I have ever bought on ebay, and the only piece of furniture. The first thing I bought was a pair of tickets to [...]
Video for “Young Folks” by Peter, Bjorn & John So precious, but undeniably catchy, and makes me excited for music again. (thanks Rilkean)