Of all the gifts given to us by Leslie Knope, the holiday known as Galentine’s Day might be the greatest. On February 13th, Leslie encourages us to celebrate the important female relationships in our lives. And you, my dear Persephoneers, whatever gender you may identify with (or not), are among my most important relationships.
Oh, Ayn Rand! For some, she is a beacon of wisdom! She is the founder of the philosophy of objectivism and graced humankind with her teachings! Her beliefs are the very embodiment of American ideals! She even has two official fan clubs, the Ayn Rand Institute and the Atlas Society. Dear Ayn Rand. How some […]
[Original publication date: Feb 4, 2013] Some days, two middle fingers just aren’t enough. Here are a few you can borrow!
[Original publication date: July 16, 2013] I absolutely love that Facebook has finally enabled picture comments. While gifs don’t actually work (yet??), there are still plenty of fun ways to respond to the tomfoolery on your feed when words fail you entirely. Are these necessarily the most mature responses? Nah, but sometimes maturity is overrated.
“People are opportunities. The gift is in the interaction and the connection with another person, whether it lasts forever or not.” — Colleen Seifert
“Technology’s taken all the fun out of being a vampire. ”
The Internet is an AWESOME place where you can find anything you ever wanted to know, listen to, or watch. All of this equals giant time suck. But we all need to take a break every once in a while.
Sleep. It’s awesome, and is especially adorable when baby animals do it. Like so.
I could do my work. Or I could find a bunch of gifs that show you how I’m not doing my work.
The Internet really just makes things better. (Spoilers, of course!)
The beginning of every semester can be a little rough. You’re used to sleeping in and not wearing pants or a bra and then suddenly you have assignments and readings and long commutes. Let’s work out those feelings, gif-style.
Now that you’ve got your make-up and costume sorted away (you’re going as Pinhead, right?), maybe you can take some time to go over your seasonal home decor. Sure, you could run down to Target and pick up some orange lights and a couple of bat window clings, but the smart shoppers wait until the […]
Somehow we’ve already passed the midpoint of October, which means every second that goes by is one you’ve lost in planning your Halloween costume. You could always whip out a long black dress, some opera gloves and bouffant your hair up for a trusty Holly Golightly. But if you’re looking for a costume that’s a […]
Giles: Yes, because the mall was actually in Sunnydale, so there’s no hope of going there tomorrow. Dawn: We destroyed the mall? I fought on the wrong side. Xander: All those shops, gone. The Gap, Starbucks, Toys ‘R’ Us… Who will remember all those landmarks unless we tell the world of them?