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On George Is the One With the Glasses: My Seinfeld Capitulation

@loopdeloop FOR REAL.

Posted on March 25, 2014 at 12:39 pm 0

On Family-Style Restaurants That Appear Only in Dreams

An almond almost came out of my nose, that is how hard I am laughing. Amazing.

Posted on March 19, 2014 at 3:16 pm 1

On Tagalongs vs. Peanut Butter Patties: The Great Girl Scout Cookie Regional Naming Rift

@Blushingflwr I bought a couple boxes outside BART in the East Bay last week and they were $5, too - but so worth it. Would I pay $6/box? Maaayyyybe. When I buy them through my mom's friends' kids in St. Louis, they are only $3/box!

Posted on March 12, 2014 at 5:47 pm 0

On My Grandmother's First Shirley Temple Movie

My grandma is also a reddish, curly-haired Shirley! You don't meet many young Shirleys these days.

Posted on February 11, 2014 at 11:16 am 0

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

Great interview! I love the Fug Girls!

Posted on December 3, 2013 at 7:23 pm 0

On Writing, Depression and Learning How to Handle Attention: A Conversation with Allie Brosh

YES! I love Allie and Hyperbole and a Half! I cannot wait to get her book, and would have loved to meet her; she seems great. I missed her on both coasts because I had the misfortune of traveling in the opposite direction of her signings. Booooo. Moar Allie!

Posted on November 13, 2013 at 5:10 pm 0

On A Wristwatch That Alleviates the Struggle (of Long-Distance Love)

There is a necklace on Modcloth right now that does this for like $25.

I'm EWR, he's SFO, and it's not ideal, but has been working out okay for four months. He's got a flexible work schedule, we facebook message all day/facetime at night, and both have money to spend on plane tickets. There's definitely talk of my finding a job on the left coast, though. It's not fun to spend 90% of the time missing the other person.

Posted on October 25, 2013 at 1:27 pm 0

On The "Box Girls" at the Standard Hotel

When I first heard about the Standard and these kinds of jobs, I was in college in the midwest and thought, "Holy shit, this would be an amazing way to make money." I was/am not their target applicant, either, but I would absolutely rather have done that and gotten so much reading/homework done, instead of working in the food service industry.

Posted on October 23, 2013 at 1:46 pm 1

On When Mimi Got Old

This is a great read, and makes me want to call my grandma(s). As an aside: the first line of your bio is also mine, and as a native St. Louisan, I'm proud to have voted for your mom every time I saw her name on a ballot.

Posted on October 17, 2013 at 10:01 pm 1

On The Sexual History of Jared Sabbagh, Part 1

Wow. It is so fascinating to read about other peoples' introduction to sex and sexuality - this is very different from mine. Can't wait for part 2!

Posted on August 29, 2013 at 4:41 pm 7