On I Am Listening To The Wrong Music

An Italian friend of mine in high school said that listening to Buddha Bar was as close as a person can get to nirvana. My dad opined that the friend might just need a girlfriend.

Posted on April 12, 2013 at 3:55 pm 0

On Ask Polly: Why Is My Boyfriend Addicted To Internet Sex Chats And Why Won't He Stop Lying About It!

Ummm, also, LW1, you might want to start sorting out the snoopy behavior. I'm not supporting this bro's actions, but you need to stop that.

Posted on April 3, 2013 at 1:46 pm 8

On Math Is Hard


Posted on February 27, 2013 at 11:01 am 0

On So God Made a Farmer

@happymisanthrope Note that the ad is targeted at "the farmer in all of us." It's a reward for feeling like you work hard. And wanting to be the hard/soft cowboy.

Posted on February 4, 2013 at 2:42 pm 0

On So God Made a Farmer

Watching this in the bar with some people I didn't really know, an argument erupted about what truck brand this was an ad for. I was pushing for Dodge. Obviously.

At least now we all have an example to refer to when describing the horror that is (non-judicious use of)HDR.

Posted on February 4, 2013 at 12:48 pm 0

On Modern Love: A (Likely!) Statistical Breakdown Of The Weekly 'New York Times' Column

Modern Love mostly makes me sad because the song is so much better than the column.

Also, my ex...

Posted on January 24, 2013 at 2:01 pm 0

On Propel Your Boat By Use Of An Oar Fixed In An Oarlock Gently Down The Stream

As a kayaker, rafter, and grammar nazi, I truly appreciate this correction. If, however, we want to get really serious about definitions then other means of attaching oars to boats should be included, i.e. the contentious pins and clips.

Posted on January 24, 2013 at 11:06 am 0

On New Coca-Cola Ads Wondering How You All Got So Fat

I don't drink soda, but I drink a lot of beer. What about the beer research?

Posted on January 15, 2013 at 12:06 pm 0

On Grenadian Sorrel Drink

A series on actually good nonalcohol...


Sorry John, I'm proud of you.

Posted on January 11, 2013 at 3:10 pm 0

On Rarely-Discussed Subject Of Being In Your Twenties Finally Examined In Depth


I'm too busy being a twentysomething.

Posted on December 13, 2012 at 12:00 pm 0