@wrappedupinbooks If Richard Dawkins retired and someone I respected took over I would also feel very overwhelmed by ambivalence.
My mom is super interested in Bitcoins, she even called her broker to get more information. She also calls them BotCoins and more recently RobotCoins, which is charming.
The theme park for communism was great in theory (according to a bunch of grad students) but failed spectacularly in practice.
@TheDilettantista I will just take the hint and not Google that. Ever.
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Always lol at that use of "Sorry but"
@RachelW oh you know it! I am praying Mike Dang doesn't outlaw them.
Just want to say that I have the same passion for normalizing talking about your period as I do talking about money.
I have no actual comment on this article; I just want to say on the title that http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Book_Thief is a really good book.
I'd venture to guess that anyone who has the ability to save $100K probably doesn't worry about having food on the table or buying new shoes for kids whose feet have grown. So that probably has a little more to do with happiness than the actual dollar amount in the bank.
@Meaghan, It is 1 Thing Thursday...