Magic, fear, and superstition

On Stupid Striking BART Union Doesn't "Get" Silicon Valley Values

You know, if we wait too long to have the revolution, these people are going to be too damn old to put up against the wall.

Posted on July 8, 2013 at 12:29 pm 10

On Today You Can Buy Queen Mary I's Secret Trump Card

@Mr. B Hwæt!

Posted on May 15, 2013 at 3:30 pm 2

On Attention Recent Graduates: It Is Now Your Future

@Leon there are people ordering pizza online who are too stoned to remember their zip code in america today

There, I fixed that for you.

Posted on April 24, 2013 at 10:36 am 0

On How Is Gmail's New Interface Going To Screw Up Your Life?

What makes me crazy is that there are now two different interfaces for emailing, one if you're starting a new email and one if you're replying within a thread. Consistency!

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 4:13 pm 0

On How to Name Your Baby

Just don't give your kids theme names, I beg of you. The people whose kids' names all start with the same letter, or (real story) two little girls named Lennon and McCartney.

Posted on February 20, 2013 at 3:53 pm 0

On What Exactly Does New York City Offer Tech Startups Besides High Taxes?

I like how we've determined that this piece is basically Choire's cry for help. How excited he will be when he returns from the doctor!

Posted on February 20, 2013 at 3:12 pm 0

On Merry Christmas: Pope Rallies World's Infidels Against Gays

@Evelyn Paolilli McElroy@facebook ...while wearing Prada shoes and attended to by a handsome man half his age.

Posted on December 27, 2012 at 11:49 am 0

On Ask Polly: Why Can't I Leave My Ex Behind For Good?

@Maura Johnston Past 40 and co-signing.

Posted on December 12, 2012 at 5:59 pm 0

On Please Meet Michael Macher, Our Associate Publisher

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick forever. That is all.

Posted on December 3, 2012 at 10:58 am 0

On Ask Polly: Why Do Guys Dump Me Like a Hot Potato?

@deepomega This. THIS. Also agree with Mr. Heather that the students who do it for any reason other than "I absolutely must!" are the ones who are most likely to quit.

Posted on November 29, 2012 at 1:39 pm 0