"Tobia" is actually a nice name. I kept forgetting it's an acronym.
@Cathy Halley@twitter Probably the female ones were more likely to stop and ask for directions on how to get the source info to confirm the accuracy of a rumor, while the male ones just blundered around insisting they could find that info for themselves, and wound up getting totally lost.
Hey everybody, listen up: I gotta go take a time out, and then I'll come back here and post some more comments. Have to use the bathroom. Ate a lot of Mexican food last night. 'Nuff said. Thanks for understanding.
Carrie, I wish my name were spelled differently so I could be related to you. Best of luck!
Despite what Big Google may have told Choire, it is still posting "This site may harm your computer" warnings next to its search-result links from any Awl sites. And when you click those links, it still redirects you to one of those Warning pages.
Check it out: www.google.com/search?as_sitesearch=theawl.com
On How "Baby It's Cold Outside" Became America's Secular Christmas Anthem, Despite People Claiming It's About Date Rape
That original version sung by Frank and Lynn Loesser is just perfect. 60-odd years later, nobody could ever improve on it.
@MisterHippity Oh shit, you have been doing these every day, haven't you? Sorry!
(Keep up, Hippity!)
@Emily Gould@facebook OK, so is this one of those intentionally ironic Facebook comments, or one of those "I forgot my Awl password" Facebook comments?
Choire, could you make one of these every day? (Except with different music?) It could be like a "talking newsletter"!
Ok, once a week maybe.