On Citywide Blight Due to Shady Donation Boxes

@sea ermine And re: Goodwill, there is this gem of a revelation: Goodwill paying disabled people pennies per hour So I also vote for donating to local thrift shops instead.

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 3:25 pm 0

On Should We Pull The Plug On All This And Buy A Bookstore, Y/N?

@Heather Funk@facebook One example: Kobo partners with indie bookstores, so if you buy/register a Kobo through an indie store affiliate link, a portion of all your future e-book purchases benefit that particular bookstore. I did this with Powell's, but then I broke my Kobo and now I'm back to IRL books ...

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 12:48 pm 0

On Citibike Not Earning Its Keep

@ATF That is awesome. CMONNNN NEW YORK, FIGURE IT OUT! I <3 Citibike.

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 9:54 pm 0

On If Walmart Paid Workers a Living Wage

Dear god, why is this not happening like, yesterday?

Posted on April 7, 2014 at 1:00 pm 0

On Some Costs Associated With My Roommate’s Boyfriend

Make sure he's not using your lotion for Julianna Margulies-related activities...

Posted on April 7, 2014 at 12:07 pm 0

On 1 Thing Is Gonna Melt All This Stuff

I did TWO Things today! Tackled a nagging insurance issue (which turned out better than expected!) and made a dentist appointment.

Posted on March 27, 2014 at 2:02 pm 1

On 1 Thing Is Gonna Melt All This Stuff

@Caitlin with a C This was my One Thing last Thursday and it broke my guilty heart how overjoyed my grandma was when she heard my voice.

Posted on March 27, 2014 at 2:01 pm 0

On Dark Tales of Alpha Ladies and Beta Males

@RachelW I saw that actor in a cereal commercial surrounded by a smiling wife and children and I thought, "Good, Skipper finally got over Miranda and found happiness." (....or did he?!)

Posted on March 14, 2014 at 1:29 pm 2

On Your Money, Your Morals: When Should You Boycott a Publication?

@questingbeast that essay was mindblowing.

Posted on February 27, 2014 at 10:58 pm 0

On Alert! Affordable Apartment Lottery in Brooklyn

DO WANT. Can't have.

Posted on February 19, 2014 at 4:12 pm 0