Former tap dancing, clown camp attending, side ponytail wearing child of the early 90's.

On Simpler Times Misremembered

It is a genuine tribute to Alessandra Stanley that I skimmed this and assumed it was a correction FROM 1998.

Posted on July 3, 2013 at 10:55 am 0

On Job Open

@jolie miss u barea

Posted on June 5, 2013 at 2:20 pm 1

On Meet The Folks Behind The "Mr. Wizard's A Dick" Video

@alorsenfants Favorite Awl comment I've ever read.

Posted on July 20, 2012 at 10:25 pm 1

On How to Blow Through Airport Security for Only $100

@Nahnsense YES and the Flash Pass things let you pick where on the roller coaster you want to sit! Vital.

Posted on April 24, 2012 at 4:00 am 0

On What Books Make You Cringe To Remember?

@jolie I read every single book Dave Barry published back in the day AND watched his sitcom. I miss the happy earnestness I had back then. Weasel joke.

Posted on April 5, 2012 at 1:16 pm 6

On The Goldman Sachs Op-Ed

@barnhouse bonuses likely hit bank accounts about five-six weeks ago, give or take... he probably took the meantime to get his affairs in order or whatever, and write the damnthemanifesto.

Choire, loved this!

Posted on March 14, 2012 at 11:11 am 0

On Boston Globe Front Page: "But Weather's Nice"

"Heartache in the heartland."

Posted on February 6, 2012 at 9:37 am 1

On What Movies Make You Ignore Everything Else?


Posted on February 1, 2012 at 4:20 pm 0

On What Movies Make You Ignore Everything Else?

@keisertroll Weeping with regret that I didn't give a shout out to that one. I LIKE IT WHEN SHE GOES BUBBUBBUBBUBBUB

Posted on February 1, 2012 at 1:57 pm 2

On A Drynuary Diary: Week Two

It's weird that I have an opinion on this but that "Vignette" stuff (pictured) is REALLY REALLY GOOD. Got me through my own Sobvember. The white one has the very slightest sparkle to it also!

Posted on January 13, 2012 at 3:27 pm 2