Why my supervisor is truly the dumbest individual...
One of my accounts at work is a regional business that is located in the South. About 6 months ago, we hired (and then decided not to use) a blonde model for our TV shoot. Her name was Heidi. My boss, who has problems with pretty much everything that involves rubbing two brain cells together, thought that we had hired HEIDI KLUM. And that we were going to pay her $3,000. To be in a regional TV ad....
I Can Has Flip
It’s Friday, I’m in love.
I don't get it
Can someone please explain the purpose/appeal of Twitter?
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To quote my middle school self: "Duh".
Um, newsflash: people remain affected by the things that happened to themselves in their formative years. Really? You needed a study to prove that? I could have just told you that I will never forget when I was in 6th grade and the Queen Bee from our class looked at my too-short pants and asked in front of the ENTIRE gym class, “Um, like, where’s the flood?” Bitch.
Smell Yo Dick: the official music video. I cannot... →
Buzz buzz buzz
So I spent most of last week getting this blog in order. It’s my first major foray back into the internet since Logged Hours died, and I’m actually really excited about it, particularly because it’s a group blog with super awesome writers. Contributors include Nick, Dash, Adam, Stephanie, Angela, Kat, Lara, Amanda, Chris, Greg, and Jaime. Stop by and check us out, we’re...
Friday + Awesome Weather + Workplace Schadenfreude = BEST DAY EVER
I didn't think there were such things as Southern... →
Motto for the 21st century
Dash: I can't make it on Thursday. I have kickball.
Me: Kickball ruins everything.
Greg: I think that's the motto for the 21st century: Kickball ruins everything.
Guessing Game: How old are the people in this...
Sam: I think this is IM. Is this IM?12:17 PM
Adam: holy shit. I guess. I've never used this before. My computer just made a popping noise and a tab with your name on it appeared with my emails. 12:17 PM
Adam: This is new to me. I'm scared...12:18 PM
Adam: Um, why aren't you writing back...12:20 PM
Adam: you're supposed to write something back.12:20 PM
Sam: I walked away. Now I am back. Weird, right.12:25 PM
Adam: why did you walk away? I thought we were IMing. 12:27 PM
Adam: And why does it say you're offline?12:27 PM
Adam: I think you're doing this wrong.12:28 PM
Sam: Oooh, when you're typing it says you're typing.12:28 PM
Sam: I think I told my Internet to always say I was offline. 12:28 PM
Adam: This is too much12:28 PM
Sam: holy shit. how much are you typing?12:29 PM
Sam: are you about to IM me War & Peace?12:29 PM
Adam: No 12:30 PM
Sam: Over and out. It's too stressful.12:31 PM
Adam: Agreed. Let's never do this again.12:31 PM
Roll Call At Jury Duty: I have a monikerganger
Jury Clerk: Katharine Miltner!
Other Girl: Here!
Jury Clerk: Uh, whoa.
Other Girl: What?
Me: Katharine Miltner? With a T?
Other Girl: Or Katharine Millner, with two L's?
Jury Clerk: With two L's. No T.
Jury Clerk: Don't be sorry, it's who you are!
I don’t think it’s a good idea to wave personality about like a...– Paul Scofield, British Actor, Dies at 86
katiebakes: I just can’t really hate on Maureen Dowd today after she totes used an abbrev: The 22nd Amendment — not to mention his dwindling political skills — prevents Bill from doing what he truly wants done: the demolition of the Obama phenomenon. Instead, he’s stuck propping up a candidate who is not a natural. (See the video of Hillary dancing at a seniors’ aerobics class at a Philly...
Queen guitarist Brian May has been formally... →
EW. TOTAL OVERSHARE. →
You know you really want to come.
Okay, seriously though. Tomorrow night, Anything For Loaf, America’s Best (And Only) Meat Loaf Tribute Band (of which I am a part), is playing at R Bar (Bowery and Spring). 6-7 pm: $2 Bud Lights 7-8 pm: Hammer of Thor (Wall Street-y Metal cover band known for their awesome Craigslist ads) 8/8:30ish-before 10: Anything For Loaf MEAT-TASTIC FUN TIMES! (And short skirts.)
Stuff Nobody Likes made it on to NPR?? That was... →
Silicon Alley Insider misspelled (but then fixed!)... →
Never ending parade of crises
First, there was the Mid-Life Crisis. Then, there was the Quarter-Life Crisis. Now, there’s a Thrisis? Honestly, aren’t periodic bouts of ennui and confusion just part of life? As you mature and grow older, aren’t you supposed to hit certain points where you discover that the same life you’ve been leading for the past 5-10 years isn’t as satisfying to you as it once...
Welcome to C*nt, England! What's that? Lunt,... →
Atoosa's Back In Action!
Atoosa Rubenstein, former Editor-In-Chief of Seventeen Magazine and “Alpha Kitty”, is back in action! Glad to see she’s moved on to her next groundbreaking, high-powered career move: the Barnard Reunion Blog. Did you know that blogs are “a truly social media (sic)” and a “‘Web 2.0’ meeting place”? OMG! No way! Did you also know that Atoosa had...
It's a nice day for a... Rikers wedding? →
The Grid: The future of the internet! With... →