On How Money Moves Between Generations (Not The Way You Expect)

Reading this story and the comments made me realize I have less empathy than most people, apparently.

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 2:54 pm 0

On Prudie on Having a Starving Artist for a Partner: DTMFA

Maybe she should fake her own murder and frame him for it?

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 4:48 pm 4

On Places I've Lived: Detroit Edition

This made me want to move to Detroit. I'm assuming that these halcyon days are over now tho.

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 12:08 pm 0

On Want a Job in the Sciences? Good Luck Navigating the "Unsustainable Hypercompetitive System"

Can we add healthcare to the mix so we can start saying THEM careers, creating a humorous "who's on first" situation whenever the phrase is mentioned?

Posted on October 10, 2014 at 12:17 pm 3

On On Creative Freedom: How a Freelance Writer Makes a Living

I like the perspective here, as someone who only dabbles in creative pursuits but daydreams about doing them full time, but then is sobered by the reality of that. I'm always intrigued by people who are so passionate about writing/music/etc. that they see it as their only possible path to making a living.

Posted on October 8, 2014 at 3:53 pm 0

On Cooking: Secretly The Worst?

I hate it so much! But home-cooked food really is better for your budget and your figure (#cleaneating) so until I can afford to eat nothing but Sakara Life food delivery, I have to do it.

Posted on September 25, 2014 at 12:19 pm 0

On Aspiring To Be An Effortlessly Cool Woman With $400 Shoes

I will let y'all in on a little secret (not really a secret): yoox.com Stalk all your favorite designers, add things to your dream box (wish list), and wait for their crazy sales. I've gotten $800 designer boots for $200 and similar sick deals. Their discounts are unreal.

Posted on September 16, 2014 at 1:26 pm 0

On On Feminism And Fashion

Have worked in the industry in various capacities. Lots of women near the top, but 90% of the time men are in the real decision-making positions. At least that's better than in other industries where men are on top 98% of the time :/

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 5:37 pm 1

On In an Age of Tablets, Are Calculators Still Relevant?

Sometimes you just don't want to waste phone battery life on math.

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 12:46 pm 2

On How It Feels to Pay Off $70,000 in Debt

As a person with interest in statistics/predictive modeling but not a ton of math education I'm curious about what grad program you completed.

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 3:11 pm 0