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Run a Race!
Nothing will make you feel more accomplished before 9 am than finishing a race. In other news, the sun is out in Washington today for the first time in a week!
!!!!! leggy: Hustler ‘78 ♥Larry Flynt♥
Christopher Hitchens came to my journalism class this morning. Intense way to start the day!
Why I sometimes wish I were still in high school
I’m home in Houston and looking through Gar’s Interim Term Course Catalog. Course options include, but are not limited to: * Programming the iPhone and iPod Touch * The Politics of Dr. Seuss * Kinkaid’s Project Runway * Photogravure * Quality Teen Television: A Case Study—Freaks and Geeks * Bridge * International Relations and Diplomacy, the board game * Philosophy and Pop...
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Swine Flu will Crush the Internet!
While most people have been worrying about the obvious effects of an H1N1 epidemic — you know, stuff like people dying, vaccine shortages, overcrowded hospitals, that kind of thing — the Government Accountability Office has identified a terrifying new threat linked to the flu: It will bring the Internet to its knees, as millions of bedridden patients spend all of their idle hours online. ...
On costume choices: We get that the President of the United States can’t dress up as something silly. It’s a bad idea to make the guy a target of ridicule for no good reason. But dressing up as a middle-aged dad is not a costume. President Obama is a middle-aged dad. That’s probably what he wears to family dinners most weekends. Which, if you think about it, is exactly the kind...