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On Interview With My Mom, The Olympian Who Wasn't

Vespoli oh my god I feel like I met a celebrity

Posted on February 20, 2014 at 10:57 pm 2

On The OkCupid Honesty Project: An Exercise in Truth-Telling

Perhaps this is a bit mean, but I bet the author isn't a very good copywriter. Communication doesn't seem to be her strong suit, nor insight into others, nor even concept.

It strikes me that the attempt at honesty here is more dishonest than most dating site profiles. With the exception of height, probably. And frankly, the depressed over-sharer has a not insignificant presence on OkCupid already. It was interesting to read the responses, though. They were not what I expected.

Posted on October 17, 2013 at 12:15 am 7

On A to Z: Cocktails That Live Up to their Names

@queenofbithynia I was maybe seven or eight when I read the books and I was not raised in a very religious home.

Posted on June 19, 2013 at 3:06 pm 3

On A to Z: Cocktails That Live Up to their Names

I also wish Turkish Delight was anything but Turkish Delight. I was an angry child when I got to the last book and realized I'd been duped into reading a Christian allegory, and I was angrier years later when I first saw Turkish Delight.

Posted on June 19, 2013 at 2:31 pm 5

On Snub-Nosed Monkey Unwilling to Have Hideous Snub-Nosed Baby

@whizz_dumb My grandmother calls hers rhodies.

Posted on February 24, 2013 at 8:18 am 0

On Thin Mints Popcorn and Other Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

They wouldn't even do this on Chopped.

Posted on February 22, 2013 at 1:02 am 1

On Choose Your Own Catfishing Adventure

I got a guy in a bubble bath. Admirable.

Posted on February 13, 2013 at 4:29 pm 6

On What a Difference 34 Years Makes

Ted's still got a handful of girlfriends.

Posted on February 13, 2013 at 2:13 pm 0

On Wonderful Sentences About Tourism in Finland

Ice yachting sounds fucking lovely.

Posted on February 12, 2013 at 1:01 pm 0

On The Mother of Dragons Looks Into Day School Options

@The Attic Wife I feel this way. Mostly I am concerned about the setting being moved to the American South.

Posted on February 11, 2013 at 7:33 pm 0