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On Before Too Long, Everyone You Know Will Be Named Emma

@werewolfbarmitzvah Ooo, or how about Hugh? Or lovely Welsh version Huw?

Posted on May 29, 2013 at 1:14 pm 0

On Before Too Long, Everyone You Know Will Be Named Emma

@werewolfbarmitzvah I never managed to persuade my brother to go for Horatio or Gideon for either of his kids, but maybe they'll float your boat? Eh, maybe too old-manny...

Posted on May 29, 2013 at 11:32 am 0

On Friday Open Thread

@ellochka Thanks! And I've made banana loaf since finishing work today so I feel like things are properly on the up!

Posted on May 24, 2013 at 3:34 pm 1

On Friday Open Thread

To everyone who kept their fingers crossed for me a few weeks back... thanks so much because I've been awarded a full fees+maintenance scholarship and can do my lovely art history and culture MA course in October!! I'm going to be all geeky and amazing and get a geeky and amazing job curating Italian Renaissance art and it'll be great! :D

Posted on May 24, 2013 at 3:22 pm 20

On And the World's Top 10 New Species Are...

@teaandcakeordeath The BBC website today says that cockroaches are evolving to find the taste of sugar unbearably bitter, so that they'll no longer get killed by traps baited with sweet stuff. Evolution, huh?

Posted on May 24, 2013 at 11:06 am 1

On 10 Things My Yoga Instructor Said That Almost Made Me Quit Yoga

@TheBelleWitch Yes! What is it about the kidneys? I got "let your kidneys soften".

Posted on May 17, 2013 at 3:21 am 1

On "Passion" and the Three Economists

@parallel-lines
I think the boats and eating endangered species interests may point you in the direction of being Charles Darwin... A noble goal.

Posted on May 10, 2013 at 11:32 am 4

On "Passion" and the Three Economists

An existential question for Polly at the Awl, I think!

Posted on May 10, 2013 at 11:12 am 4

On 10 Things That Happened While I Read Wilkie Collins' 'The Woman in White'

@daisicles
I can't pronounce "plural" - I feel your pain.

Posted on May 10, 2013 at 4:36 am 0

On Diamonds for Lunch

@fondue with cheddar
Yuh huh - her friend was going out with him at the time. My sister sat her down and politely explained that maybe she could do better...

Posted on May 6, 2013 at 4:17 pm 1