One out of every five people in Williamsburg has a tattoo of an heirloom tomato....– The cupcake man next to me tonight.
Ms. Gardner, citing an example that resonates with her personally, pointed to...– Wikipedia Ponders Its Gender-Skewed Contributions - NYTimes.com Hey everyone. Editing Wikipedia is EASY. It doesn’t require a login or password. All you do it click “edit” and BOOM. You’re on an editable HTML page. Longer articles can be daunting to edit for a first timer,...
Unusual Concerts Atwhich My Husband Has Gotten...
Vampire Weekend Hold Steady*
mavieenrose: on saturday night SNL aired a skit of a mock commercial for an estrogen replacement therapy depicting men with facial hair wearing dresses as representative of transgender women. (i am not going to post it, because i believe that will only perpetuate the problem.) the skit was stereotypical, hurtful, and minimized the real struggles and discrimination that transgender people face...
Myers-Briggs Dating Field Guide
philolzophy: INFJ- Why you want one: They’ll sit-inside-and-read-Dostoevsky-with-you-on-a-rainy-day, they’re good curators of interests and they’ll find something interesting to do and plan the whole date out (to the second). Spoiler Alert: Icy-cold exterior. Where to find one: Any independent or used bookstore in a trendy neighborhood on a Friday night. Typically they’ll be there before...
I am too old to go to concerts that end with me...
Saw an Olsen on my way to the gym.
Blonde, shorter than expected, pink lipstick, smoking, huge sunglasses, large bright orange faux fur jacket that looked like a Muppet died for her fashion choices.
Least favorite Shel Silverstein book?
Mine is The Giving Tree. I find it to be craptastic and awful.
It's ALMOST time for cupcakes. I can feel it. In...
Sometimes the known is scarier than the unknown.
Matt: No milk will ever be our milk! Me: That’s mostly because we don’t keep milk in the house. Matt: True. It would just go bad. Me: Lots of cheese, though.
The only contributions I make to Wikipedia are...
I just fixed some tricky subject/verb agreement the article about Lady Gaga’s Speechless. What. You don’t know my life.
Stop trying to add “tumblr.com” to the end of perfectly legitimate, non-tumblr websites. It will only end in embarrassment. And possible viewing of porn/spam tumblrs.
Valentine's Day, I've Never Liked You
jenny-jenny-bo-benny: Um, I’m not the kind of girl that does a big thing for Valentine’s Day or really anniversaries or any things like that in relationships. So, this was always a nothing holiday for me, but some people are into it and you say Happy Valentine’s Day to the ones you love. Anyway, I’ve been noticing (this week especially) that I can’t really relax and I realized it’s because this...
NTKG: Can I hook up to your WiFi? I want to look at Ice Cream Guy’s profile and see if he has any shirtless pictures.
Love 'em or hate 'em? Cruises divide travelers -... →
This article is boring and useless. Go read A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again. (Link is to the original Harper’s PDF, which was entitled Shipping Out.)
You can't stop the signal.
Oh wait, maybe Egypt can.
Maddie and I just had a traumatic moment.
She kept coughing up pieces of her anti-anxiety pill, and coughs of powder that is contained within the pill, and I kept shoving them back down her throat and giving her bits of kibble and water to make her happy. She’s calm now, and I’ve washed my hands from the Doxepin and gross dog saliva, but then I touched my face and tasted this bitter, tingly medicine thing. I’ve totally...
librarianpirate asked: when is Maddie's birthday? I can't remember but I bet tumblr would also want to know.
And if you feel, as I do, that there’s a French bulldog on every corner (sort of...– Top Dogs: Kennel Club Announces NYC’s Most Popular Breeds - WNYC Culture Frenchies are gaining popularity - as they should! (Also click through for the other top NYC breeds, and a slideshow.)
Things I can listen to forever:
Discussions about how perfect I am. No, really, go on. I’m listening.
An Arkansas supermarket reversed its decision Wednesday to hide a magazine cover...– Store reverses decision to hide Elton John magazine cover - CNN.com It’s awesome when calling people out on their shit changes things.