bossypants: I’m afraid to like Girls on facebook for fear people who don’t know the show will think I’m coming out of the closet.
So this is what it's like
Two weeks before I left for college, my mom and step dad sat down with my older brother, my step-brother and I to let us know they were having a baby. I was about to turn 18, and I was going to have a kid sibling. Yeah, process that. Now process this: as a seniorin college, my mom called me and let me know, oh hey, remember when I was pregnant that once? Well, haha, hey - it happened again! Ta...
From the mouths of babes
Full disclosure, this is from an episode of Friday Night Lights. I am currently obsessed with this show, and damn if it doesn’t have some moments that tug at the heartstrings. This is from an ep where the town bad girl is writing her college essay. And I loved it so much I looked it up on the interwebs so I could post it here. I want to fly somewhere on first class. I want to travel to...
Balance in the bedroom...at least on TV?
I’m a huge advocate for the smart female content creators out there today, Lena Dunham among them. Having seen the first few episodes of GIRLS, this article raises a couple really interesting points, at least worthy of a conversation. Critics are calling Dunham brave and revolutionary, but might it actually be braver, or more revolutionary, to portray sex as sometimes without dire...
Vanity Fair: Fifty Other Shades of Grey →
vanityfair: 1. Whether it’s O.K. to ask for a plus-one at a wedding. 2. How late is too late to cancel on dinner plans? 3. At what point it becomes socially acceptable to text new friends non-logistical texts. 4. Scheduling cocktails at 8 p.m.: to assume food is included or not to assume food is included? 5. Are personalities hereditary?