“Sweetie, please don’t tell them I’m a car dealer.” “They already know Steve. Oh, before I forget, Jeff will be asking you where to find a cheap transmission for his Dodge Caliber.” “Hmmm… you know what? I think maybe I should change my name to Siri. I could have the guys pull my finger and […]
When I ordered the Don't Tell Tal, the cashier looked at me incredulously. She asked me I knew how big the sandwich was. I lied and told her I did, and, besides, I was hungry. Well, truth be told, I'm dumb. Don't get me wrong. The sandwich was delicious. I just didn't come anywhere close to finishing it.
Let me know if this sounds familiar. You’re gearing up for a big wedding session and one of your commercial photographer buddies comes over and notices that you have eighty AA batteries charging. They ask – “Hey, what’s up with all the...Show More Summary
I'll be part of a webinar with Asking Matters next week: Thursday, December 5 12:30pm - 1:30pm (Eastern) Don't miss it. We'll cover: How to make your writing easy to read How to tell stories so they motivate action How to create a call to action that works 3 fundraising myths that might be killing your revenue The mental game of fundraising Register here
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Even though Don't Ask, Don't Tell was repealed in 2011, Oklahoma governor Mary Fallin has gone a step further in denying same-sex couples basic federal rights in her state. On last night's "Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert shed light...Show More Summary
By just about any metric, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not playing as well this year as he did last year. But don’t tell that to coach Jim Harbaugh. When a reporter asked about Kaepernick’s struggles in his second season as San Francisco’s starter, Harbaugh said he didn’t accept the premise of the question. “I…
Don't Ask, Don't Tell is dead, so opponents of gay military equality have to fine-tune their message again. Or to simply conceal it behind a veneer of "character" pseudoscience. Which probably explains why the once-gay Dr. Mike Rosebush has a job teaching leadership to future Air Force officers. Read more...
It’s been well documented that being a sports sideline reporter can put you in a lot of dangerous situations. Just ask Pam Oliver or Kelly Nash. Don’t tell that to reporter M.A. Rosko, though. Technically, she’s not a sports reporter. She’s just a regular reporter who, as part of her gig on the morning show […]
Tell me what you want to hear I’ll whisper softly in your ear All the things I’ll pledge to do To prove to you my heart is true. “Who don’t you trust?” Nuck asks Eli. Eli’s just suggested a group meeting with Masseria, Lansky, Luciano, Petrucelli, and Narcisse to move things forward on the new Tampa accord. Show More Summary
Jeh Johnson, the Obama administration’s pick to head the Department of Homeland Security, is a relatively obscure figure. While some on the left are fans because of his involvement in the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, anti-war activist group CodePink wants to bring attention to the fact that he created the legal justification for [...]
In a Mediterranean country that enjoys over 360 days of crystal clear skies and ebullient sun each year, it's really hard to hide, especially when playing hide and seek, the fun game we used to play with our parents, older siblings and friends, who really knew our cover but pretended not to. Show More Summary
By Rachel Natelson Best Defense guest columnist Over two years after he repeal of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, a confluence of federal legislation promises to test the military's commitment to upholding the rights of LGBT servicemembers. Show More Summary
I get asked this all the time. How do we tell a cat they were bad? Doesn’t the cat know they were bad? How should I punish my cat? It’s not that I don’t know the answer to their questions. … Continue reading ?
"He saw you?!" they say in a mixture of disgust and horror. Yes. He did see me. I asked him to take the photos. And yet, I don't feel as if our relationship is doomed for failure. Weird. Recent Comments AllisonTexas: Yeah I'm doing the same thing. Show More Summary
If you’ve built an online-to-offline startup, you don’t need a know-it-all blogger to tell you this, but here it is: Local markets are hard. Ask any online dating site; ask a daily deals site; ask Uber and its car-sharing peers, which battle local governments in each new city they enter. Ask Couchsurfing, which prioritizes the purity of its mission over...
By Anne Dachel Read Anne's comments and view the links after the jump. Nov 4, 2013, Newsday: Don't Ask, Just Tell Parents When It's Time for Vaccines: Study Nov 4. 2013, The Virginian-Pilot: Chesapeake police play, learn with autistic kids...
VineCompilations has put together an eight-minute compilation of the best Vine videos from October 2013, including a cat telling Batman “I don’t know” when asked where the catnip is, video game lag in real life, and a very strange computer. Previously, we wrote about a Vine compilation of the best videos from August and September […]
Recently, as we all know, “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” was rescinded, and gay and lesbian military personnel have been allowed to serve openly in the ranks, and this included military personnel receiving recognition of same-sex marriages after the Supreme Court declared the Federal Defense of Marriage Act unconstituional. Show More Summary
Lisa always knows what you should do and she's not shy about telling you. Which is great because then you know exactly what you shouldn't do. We just discovered this new series from Regina Taufen and Anna Christopher and, happily, there's a brand-new Halloween-themed episode above. But do yourself a favor and check out the other installments here and here.