To my youngest sister and a friend's daughter who is about to become a mom, Your mother wants me to give you advice, words of wisdom, about parenting as the birth of your own child nears. My sister is also expecting a baby soon. I'm writing to both of you, in spite of the fact that I hate giving advice. Show More Summary
My ADHD daydreams always irritate the husband, but I just can’t bring myself to apologize for the rose-colored glimpses my fantasies give me of the world.
Andrew W.K. has already translated his musical message of party-positivity to print via his Village Voice advice column, to TV with his Cartoon Network game show Destroy Build Destroy, and to the internet with his children’s show Meet Me At The Reck. Now W.K. is tackling another medium. Starting this Saturday 5/2, he’ll host America […]
This game confuses me. Yet at the same time it looks stunningly intuitive. It also looks weird as hell. More »
When the Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the landmark same-sex marriage case Tuesday, there shouldn’t be much suspense about the outcome. To the extent that one can ever feel confident about predicting the actions of nine veryShow More Summary
Ellie is out in the office visiting Washington with her mini. She keeps texting me videos. Washington was up in a tree by the mailbox Saturday before last. I talked him into coming down but he ran away before I … Continue reading ?
If you have something heavy, dirty, and/or oily, the way you get it from point A to point B without ruining your vehicle in the process is to employ the use of a trusty pickup truck. A short while ago, I asked y’all to give me the best truck values on eBay for less than $10,000, and you delivered. Get it? GET IT?! I’m so sorry. Read more...
by Andrew Sacher Last year, California rock band Souvenirs released their debut album, You, Fear and Me, and this week they're giving it a re-release with bonus tracks via Other People Records (not to be confused with Nicolas Jaar's label...
"The days are long, but the years are short." This quote by Gretchen Rubin summarizes my stage of life perfectly right now. The stage of life when you're running from dawn to dusk and rarely finding five minutes to take a breath or a seat... Show More Summary
Last week I contacted Verizon to discuss the renewal of my two-year FiOS Triple Play contract which already gives me 50Mbps up/down. Three different sales reps via the phone and one via an online chat all tried to convince me to upgrade to 75Mbps, with the false promise that it would give me better quality […]
He loves to give back to his fans, and on Saturday (April 25) Justin Bieber decided it was high time he revisited the high school scene. The “As Long As You Love Me” crooner and his gal pal Hailey Baldwin showed up at the ChatsworthShow More Summary
It was in the scrap basket. Buried. Some stray feather leftover from what-iffing. Whenever. Left unattended to. I needed something small. To hold. To attend to. To give me a sense of being able to help. I'll mend it into...
You and I know that if Hillary was anyone else, she’d be indicted right now. It still gives me warm fuzzies to hear Newt say it… “If this was any
As anyone who has ever gotten "So What" stuck in their head knows, Pink is a true rock star with rock moves. And as anyone who has been brainwashed by excessive exposure to "Just Give Me A Reason" also knows, Pink is a national treasure. Show More Summary
Next Wednesday night, I'll be giving a talk at Valparaiso University, and Jerry Davitch of the Post-Tribune did a nice write-up in anticipation of that event. The most interesting part, to me, is the bit about the person sponsoring the talk:
When Hugh Price was at the helm of the "National Urban League" I used to donate my money to it, while vowing to NEVER give the NAACP a dime. Today, under Marc Morial NEITHER organization would get a cent from me. I would instead fund...Show More Summary
"You have so much parsley. Wouldn't you want to give me some? Yup, share and share alike, that's what I always say!" :P These little nibblers are Happy & Joey, a bonded pair with the Rabbit Advocates of Portland, OR....
StoryCorps launched in 2003 as a non-profit organisation that gives people a platform to tell stories about their lives via interviews, which are recorded and logged in the Library of Congress and broadcast nationally on NPR. In his recent article on Post Status, Brian Krogsgard explained how the platform was created.
Yeah, you! The one who is sharing articles in my newsfeed about how, "I will never be that kind of parent." I've got some advice for you, my friend: STOP!... just stop... for the love of all that is holy, just trust me on this and don't press the share button. Show More Summary
With an airline CEO being compensated in all stock, what would it mean for a frequent flyer program President to be compensated in miles? Here's 1000 free Avios. A Congressman takes a swipe at TSA 'authoritah', Boeing losses, and more. Continue reading US Courts Limit EU Compensation Claims, Doug Parker Gives Me an Idea, and 1000 Free Avios...