On Internet Work and Invisible Labor: An Interview With the Fug Girls

Um, yes, I have a question about the invisibility of labor: Does the nanny have a nanny?

Posted on December 3, 2013 at 1:28 pm 3

On Auto-Antonyms, "Awesome" and Other Unusable Words

@adorable-eggplant Yep, I realized this as soon as I wrote that.

Posted on October 17, 2013 at 11:04 am 0

On Auto-Antonyms, "Awesome" and Other Unusable Words

Posted on October 17, 2013 at 10:56 am 0

On An Ode to the Diva Cup

Wow, it sounds great! But I'll never know, since menopause has freed me of all things periodical.

Posted on March 1, 2013 at 12:08 pm 1

On 'Pin Picks: The Fifth Estate

@SarahP My cat is named Juniper, but you can name your child that. They can each be the special snowflake of their species.

Posted on July 16, 2012 at 7:38 pm 0

On A Moment "With" Kristen Schaal

Hey Gals, I have news for you - feelings of doubt and inadequacy never end, but there is hope. I'm a 51 year old lady lawyer and every time I hear about one of my law school classmates' amazing accomplishments I think OMG I'm such a failure I haven't done anything in my career. Plus, I don't have kids and that routinely makes me think OMG I'm such a failure I don't have kids I'm worthless. Etcetera. Objectively, my life is awesome, but feelings of inadequacy learned in early childhood and reinforced in adolescence and young adulthood are really hard to shake. The only thing that has helped me achieve some sense of peace with myself thus far is Buddhism. Y'all should check it out.

Posted on July 10, 2012 at 6:34 pm 3

On Nicknames

We are Stinky, Bunny, Stinkbunny, Stinkerella, etc. When my husband calls me by my name, I say, don't call me that! And he says, OK, shithead! And I say, that's better. I am 50 years old.

Posted on February 14, 2012 at 9:39 pm 1

On Nicknames

@FoxyRoxy I think "ti" is short for "petite." I know Cajun folks who use that construction too.

Posted on February 14, 2012 at 9:36 pm 0

On That Movie You Should Watch on Netflix Instead of That Movie Released in Theaters Today

@Kerri Mercury Morris@facebook Watch the leather, man!

Posted on November 4, 2011 at 6:37 pm 1

On Save the Date, Austin: October 22

Richmond,VA, anyone??

Posted on October 6, 2011 at 3:22 pm 0