On Things Change

I enjoyed the interval before the construction of the new Cooper U. building (not knowing it would eventually lead to charging tuition), and after the demolition of the stuff that used to be there--it was the only time you could get a good look at that domed Ukrainian church from any distance.

Posted on April 29, 2014 at 6:42 pm 0

On Four Twenty

@riotnrrd - And The Awl's.

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 6:56 pm 0

On Who Are You Awl?

ORLY? (As long as we're digging up 2010-era memes.)

Posted on April 17, 2014 at 4:18 pm 0

On Tom Lehrer, American Hero

@CTD - Same here. Also, being "a beloved instructor in math and musical theater" sounds like more or less the perfect job.

Posted on April 10, 2014 at 3:58 pm 1

On Brenda Russell Is 65

"In-phoning." Nice.

Posted on April 8, 2014 at 12:49 pm 1

On Checking In With My Pile Of Rejected 'New Yorker' Cartoons

"Volunteers (of the Internet)": Jefferson Starship plus 45 years?

Posted on March 25, 2014 at 6:27 pm 0

On Big Words Bad, Gone Soon

You know that alt-text should've been "<3 this," right?

Posted on March 25, 2014 at 12:55 pm 0

On Snooze Vindicated

@j.a.b. - Lorrycrime Island?

Posted on March 20, 2014 at 6:20 pm 0

On Fifth Seal Opened

@davidwatts - Apparently Ray Davies's endorsement doesn't carry the weight in TX that it once did.

Posted on March 5, 2014 at 2:16 pm 0

On What To Do When You Pass Out In Hot Yoga

Body starts breaking down at around 26 1/2, based on my ever-receding recollection. So Jane's got another good 18 months or so, I guess.

Posted on March 4, 2014 at 3:50 pm 0