Friday, November 2
What to Wear During the Blackout Apocalypse
One (1) pair of leggings or any other jegging-esque bottom with an elastic waistband, which will prove reasonably comfortable during both long periods of immobility and short bursts of activity (like getting up to light candles).
One (1) pair of sweatpants with 5 days’ worth of crumbs and stains on them. Wear these whenever you are not wearing the leggings. Sleep in them. Wear them while trying to give yourself a kitchen sink-bath in the dark. Run errands in them. Do everything you can in these sweatpants and save the leggings for times when you need another human being to respond to you in a positive manner, like when hailing a cab. Do not hail a cab in sweatpants… Read More
What America Needs Now: Clinton/Booker 2016
Fuck this election. We’re looking toward the future. Clinton/Booker 2016. Hillary for prez; she holds it down on a global level. Cory Booker for veep; he’ll save your grandma from a burning house and then invite you over to chill, while quoting Frederick Douglass. America needs this now more than ever: Something amazing to look forward to. Look at that image by the incomparable Jim Cooke. Don’t you feel better already? Clinton/Booker 2016. Pass it on.
Thursday, November 1
Wednesday, October 31
Friday, September 7
Friday, June 1
Tuesday, May 22
Wednesday, May 9
It’s rare that I sincerely talk up Jezebel.
But there have been some particularly great posts this week (and it’s only Wednesday!). Talented ladies (and a gent) writing really good stuff:
- What We’re Really Talking About When We Talk About Hillary Clinton Without Makeup by Erin Gloria Ryan
- When Motherhood Never Happens by Dodai Stewart
- Being Mean to Fat People Is Pointless: A Good Old-Fashioned Plea for Civility by Lindy West
- Maurice Sendak Had Little Tolerance for Bullshit, and Other Fond Memories by Erin Gloria Ryan
- Boys Who Talk About Girls by Foster Kamer
(Okay, done being sincere. WORK SUCKS OR WHATEVER.)
(Why so many parentheticals?)