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Notes on a thing I’m not looking forward to
If I have to spend the next two years reminding people that Chris Christie is a doctrinaire conservative with a strong record of callous disregard for poor and marginalized folks, because they get wee-weed up every time he takes a bite of low-hanging fruit by lambasting the genuinely evil/incompetent national Republican party when they don’t do right by his state, I’m going to lose my fucking mind.
There needs to be a new social medium, one just for bitching about things that happen on your commute. Like, “Straphangr” or something.
boyofdestiny’s inaugural Straphangr post: I moved to a neighborhood 20 minutes from the nearest subway stop and almost got hypothermia walking home this morning.
What have I missed?
From the annals of moving
I’m packing up/clearing out my bookshelf, and I’m having a very hard time finding the words that can adequately describe the joy that spilled out of my heart when I put Sister Carrie in the “Donate” pile. It makes me wish I hadn’t already given away all my Henry James books, so I could give them away again.
There’s some world-class, blue ribbon victim blaming going on on ESPN First Take right now.
Does anyone else get excited when they’re watching Law and Order, and an interrogation or trial takes place on their birthday?
Olympic shooting manages to make guns really effing boring.