Zipcar is actually cheaper than JUST insuring my elderly car was when I finally got rid of it. Zipcar, Zipcar, yaaaaay Zipcar!
If you have a little time (it's a long story), James Fallows of The Atlantic lays out the execution and consequences of a similar-to-No.-1-sounding but Gmail-related hacking scam here.
@Slutface Do you have any non-bf friends who might step in if this comes up again? Like, a "chili at his/her house on Friday and pizza at my house on Saturday" type of arrangement that would help both of you with budgeting and/or loneliness?
@blair Or work underwater construction and die horrible, horrible deaths. tl;dr: Do NOT become a commercial diver just to get out of the fluorescent lights!
@selenana Strange flavor eggplant. SO GOOD.
I read this as "Who's Tired of Sandals" and wondered if The Awl's anti-shorts jihad had made a little friend.
New Yorker stuck in Boston here. Mike, as long as street carts are on your radar, wait till the weather is cooler and have a knish! With mustard, which the vendor will put INSIDE the knish, yummmm. Boston is having Chowderfest on Sunday, when the high temperature is forecast to be 91 degrees. Hot shellfish and dairy -- I want to puke just thinking about it.
Amtrak serves St. Albans but takes ages and costs 1 Arm + 1 Leg. Still, very comfy.