I think tiny hamsters in votive holders are cute. However, I would not advocate using a hamster as a candle.
On On Giving Up
I've always liked Ken Layne...on politics, the environment, travel, family, whatever. He's just really good.
Went back and read all these pieces again...so good.
Then I got all sad when I read the comments. Where did all these commenters go? I hope they are OK and leading exotic, exciting lives in places so fabulous, so remote that the internet can not reach them:)
The struggle is real.
@Smitros That's just poor writing.
On Bear Saved
@hockeymom It was supposed to be Segway is bigger than Can-Am Spider is bigger than Google Glass. But the little "greater than" sign somehow triggered an automatic edit. WHAT IS HAPPENING? Drones?
How many Google Glass users are there? Sincere question....I have no idea.
In my mind it's like this:
I want Choire's thoughts on this.
Until Apple can build an iPhone that isn't rendered useless once you drop it from a height of two feet, I don't really care what the fanboys think. Maybe they can take a lesson from the headphones and build a product that doesn't require you to treat it like a Faberge egg.
I am about to read the damn book so I can bond with my 13yr old. Every single book she buys is about dead/dying/probably-going-to-die/teens. WHY CAN'T THESE AUTHORS JUST WRITE ABOUT GIRLS GETTING THEIR PERIODS LIKE THEY DID WHEN I WAS A KID?