On Watching Every Episode of 'Murder She Wrote'

Yay! I love MSW and always give a little cheer when she points something out to the cops that they missed. Always, always, always.

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On Only Movie That Matters In 2014 Gets American Release


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On 14 People Who Should Run The 'New York Times' Mag

Mark Harris is working on another book? YESSSSSS THANKS CHOIRE, DAY MADE

Posted on November 12, 2013 at 10:04 am 0

On Patriarchy Still Preventing Women From Having It All

This seems like a fine reason (aside from her being a good actress) to cast Rachel McAdams in the movie version of Connie Willis' Blackout/All Clear. There isn't a movie version in the works as far as I know, but I've got my fingers crossed.

Posted on August 1, 2013 at 1:32 pm 0

On Today In WANT: 'Oblique Strategies'

I've been working on my own deck of less worthwhile dilemmas (Obtuse Strategies). They're mostly for personal use, because I don't think I could get anyone to pay $100 for some cards that demand things like "How would your mom explain this to her coworkers?" and "Are you gonna eat that?"

Posted on June 6, 2013 at 1:49 pm 1

On Company Will Do Donut Sandwich To You This Week

I have really strong opinions on donuts and they tend to be pretttttty liberal but this....absolutely not. Absolutely not.

Posted on June 4, 2013 at 10:47 am 0

On The Complete Glossary of Hipster Hallmarks

I really like that the dates are given, I'd like to see this presented chronologically, a sort of hipster timeline. The changing idea of what the NYT thinks composes a hipster.

Posted on April 29, 2013 at 5:23 pm 0

On Massive Interstate Pile-Ups Are America's Worst New Hobby

If someone had asked me to name 5 states full of terrible drivers, I would have absolutely answered "Texas, Florida, Indiana, Ohio and Michigan."

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On In Praise Of Editors, Or In This Case, Editor


Thank you for everything.

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 1:19 pm 1

On Go, Carpet Tacks! The Very Best Baseball Team Names Of The Past

Buffalo Bisons: totally still a team! The drunk-looking bison mascot named Buster was inhabited by my elementary school art teacher. At one point they added a second, smaller mascot named Chip. Then added an even smaller mascot named Microchip.

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