Midweek News is Fallin’

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[E] Sally Lawton

My food groups are cheese, bacon, and hot tea. I like studying cities and playing with my cat, Buffy.
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What’s been happening in your world? I’m settling into fall, and the world is falling into…well, the spiral it has always been in.

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New Show Recap: Bones, Episode 9.02, “The Cheat in the Retreat”

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Crystal Coleman

Florida girl living on the west coast. During the day, I consult in social media and community management. I have a really cute puppy (Elphaba) and a British husband (I keep him for his accent) as well as an unhealthy relationship with parentheses. http://thatgirlcrystal.com
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After last week’s angst-filled opener, the Jeffersonian team gets back into the swing of things and Booth and Brennan reprise their undercover identities of Tony and Roxie to get inside a marriage retreat and find the cutest darn killers ever. 

Crystal ColemanNew Show Recap: Bones, Episode 9.02, “The Cheat in the Retreat”

Dispatch from Adjunct Land III: Getting a Job

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History. Hindi cinema. Hugging cats.
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Everything I know about getting an academic job. Which, admittedly, isn’t much.

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Sexual Negotiation: Creating The DMZ of Your Bedroom

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Savannah born, New York groomed, and Savannah back again writer, editor, and content creator.
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Q. I have a wonderful relationship with my boyfriend; however, there is a noticeable discrepancy in our sex drives — mine is much higher. He says that sex has never been very important to him. While we do have PIV sex semi-regularly, I am always the initiator, and more than 50% of the time, my advances are rejected. When we do … Read More

[E]Coco PapySexual Negotiation: Creating The DMZ of Your Bedroom

Ask A Contractor: What the F*!@ is Article Spinning?

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Editor-in-Chief at Persephone Magazine
Selena MacIntosh is the owner and editor of Persephone Magazine. She also fixes it when it breaks. She is fueled by Diet Coke, coffee with a lot of cream in it, and cat hair.
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Dear Selena, I keep seeing the term “article spinning” in the job notices I look at, and I don’t know what it means. Can you help?

[E] Selena MacIntosh*Ask A Contractor: What the F*!@ is Article Spinning?

On Telling People I Share a Bathroom with Five Women

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So, I just started grad school. I live in a dorm-like situation and share a bathroom and a large kitchen with five other female grad students. The thing is, every time I tell someone this, the reaction is pretty ridiculous. “SIX girls? ONE bathroom? That must be AWFUL.”

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Lunchtime Poll: Favorite Commericals

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Karishma is a twenty-something living in New York City and is trying her hardest to live out every cliche about Millennials.This involves eating her feelings, drowning in debt and mocking infomercials.She likes sociology so much that she has two degrees in it, and is still warding off her parents' questions about a real career.
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The best part about Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu is the ability to watch TV with limited to no commercials. Not all of the commercials are as annoying as this Nelly & Honey Nut Cheerios ad.

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This Open Thread Is Back From The West Coast

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Savannah born, New York groomed, and Savannah back again writer, editor, and content creator.
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Dare I say the best coast?

[E]Coco PapyThis Open Thread Is Back From The West Coast