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Julie Weiss has run 52 marathons in 52 weeks and raised more than $179,000 for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (her father died in 2010 from the disease).

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Who has a good happy hour recommendation?

The One With Five Steaks And An Eggplant

This episode was filmed in 1995 and continues to haunt dinner tables everywhere.

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There are definitely worse ways to spend $30 on Amazon on a Friday night.

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We usually cry for free. Usually.

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Creative Mornings is a monthly lecture series started by Tina Eisenberg that now takes place in over 40 cities around the world. Last month’s New York speaker was Jessica Jackley, one of the founders of international micro-loan non-profit Kiva. The theme was MONEY. (She starts talking about the awkwardness of talking about money at about 13:00!)

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Hope you enjoy your Presidents Day! (And hope you get take the day off.)

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If we’re going to be snowed in this weekend, we might as well queue up all the classics.

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Who else is watching the Super Bowl mostly for the commercials?

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“I don’t want a tattoo on my forehead. How about my wrist?”

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This seemed to work last week, so we’re going to try having this again!

 

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We’ve received a few requests to post an end-of-the-week open thread, and after a little nudge from The Hairpin’s Nicole Cliffe last week, we thought we’d try it out to see if it’s something readers want. So here it is! Have a great weekend, everyone!