By now, I’m sure most of us have seen the GoldieBlox video featuring a version of the Beastie Boys’ “Girls,” an elaborate Rube Goldberg machine, and a theme of giving young girls something to play with that’s not pink or princess-y. Continue reading
Gather ’round, children, for it’s time again to read the stars, seek answers in your cards, and let the things which we do not know be known. Continue reading
Aside from food, singing karaoke at my family gatherings is one of the highlights of those events. Just combine that with lots of alcohol and you have yourself a party, my friend! Continue reading
I haven’t had the greatest experiences at family holiday get-togethers. I actually dread them. And not because I don’t like seeing my family but rather, I don’t like being in the same room with all of my immediate and extended family members at the same time. Continue reading
Two episodes of Parks and Rec aired last week, two episodes aired this past Thursday, and now it’s off again until the spring. Everyone got that? Also, what kind of dog are you? Or are you a cat?
This latest episode is arguably the creepiest we’ve had in a while, and I think that’s largely because we knew the guilty party within the first five minutes; the rest of the episode was just a cat and mouse game. Continue reading
Wow, after last week, can this episode keep up the drama and the breakneck pace? Yes and no. Some of the developments were easy to predict, but they still moved things along and allowed me many opportunities to talk to my television. Continue reading
The tension of Election Day is vibrating through the Braverman family this week, though not everyone is running for mayor. Amber and Ryan are on edge, Julia and Joel may have gone over the edge, and Crosby’s dirty little secret comes out. Continue reading
Good afternoon! It’s chilly out; let’s all stay in with some cocoa and a Netflix marathon. I’ll bring the marshmallows and the peppermint bark. Continue reading
God, is the semester over yet?
Sigh. Tacky Jeffrey is still with us on Project Runway All Stars, kittens. I look forward to this week’s tasteless offering from him, as well as his bullshit explanation of why we should all take his wretched artistic expressions seriously. Jeez — it’s like junior college art class all over again, except the stank of patchouli isn’t burning my nostrils.
“When asked, ‘How do you write?’ I invariably answer, ‘One word at a time,’ and the answer is invariably dismissed. But that is all it is. It sounds too simple to be true, but consider the Great Wall of China, if you will: one stone at a time, man. That’s all. One stone at a time. But I’ve read you can see that motherfucker from space without a telescope.” – Stephen King Continue reading
This week’s American Horror Story starts with Kyle’s bad singing. Why, show? Continue reading
Greetings, Persephoneers! Happy Friday to you all. There’s lots happening in the world of LGBT equality this week, and we’ve also got a handful of other stories that I thought might interest you. Let’s get started, shall we?