My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-27) →
The Hundred in the Hands (3) Ellie Goulding (3) Adele (3) Wayne Marshall (2) Danity Kane (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Consumers Spend $54.2B on Black Friday →
Growing up virtually impoverished gave me a lot of life lessons that maybe others didn’t get to “enjoy”, so I always do try and stray away from judging the shit out of people. However, Black Friday and the holidays in general kind of make me want to throw my hands up and quit. Most Americans sit around upset at the state of the economy, upset at the jobless rate, etc., but then...
THE NBA IS BACK!
I’m going to say that I’ve completely maxed out on men who I was involved with for long periods of time in college who like to reach out to me periodically at inconvenient times. I’d like to say that. Because where the fuck was this desire for longevity and this intensity and this ANYTHING when we were involved for multiple fucking seasons? And furthermore, what in the FUCK type...
The Roots play "Lying' Ass Bitch" for Michele... →
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-20) →
Drake (2) Taylor Swift (2) Day26 (2) Amy Winehouse (2) Stephanie McKay (1) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Runs end. Running doesn’t.
18 November 2011 Open Letter to Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi Linda P.B. Katehi, I am a junior faculty member at UC Davis. I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of English, and I teach in the Program in Critical Theory and in Science & Technology Studies. I have a strong record of research, teaching, and service. I am currently a Board Member of the Davis Faculty Association. I have...
Her robust vocabulary.– J’s explanation last night to someone about why he loves me
Socialism never took root in America because the poor see themselves not as an...– John Steinbeck (via unquietmindofamy) My father - a lifetime student of and partial life participant in politics - told me about this when I was young. He said that overwhelmingly, even the poor will vote down legislation that taxes the rich because they see that as the place that they will...
BOGO at Starbucks today from 2-5pm!
luciwithani: Starbucks Stores are having a Buy One Get One Holiday Beverage between 2-5pm on November 17 - 20. Thanks Discombobulated Flavors include: Peppermint Mocha Caramel Brulee Latte Gingerbread Latte Everyone knows that it is noon and I’ve already had 3 coffees, right? And everyone knows that there’s an SBuxxx coffee cart in our lobby, right? Furthermore, everyone gets...
Validate and Gratitude– Motto for the week, as per the almighty therapist
I’ve concluded that I’m the most dull person that my therapist sees. Let me preface this with the fact that there are serious problems in the world, and for me personally, seeing a therapist is inane because, hello, famine in the horn of Africa. Also, when I was an adolescent and I was seriously deluded and popping loads of pills in an I-wanna-kill-myself-things-don’t-get-better...
Anonymous asked: Not only do I like your blog (haha I found it) but I also am OBSESSED with you secretly. Ok here we go.. I got this idea from a Tumblr spam I got once lol.. I think you like me too and you were always too shy to admit it :3 go to crushmatches(dòt)com (wtf it wont let me link regular) and make an account there. Then look up the profile 'gottagetme19' (me obviously) I left body...
5 Ways We Ruined The Occupy Wall Street Generation →
This is actually a brilliant and articulate piece on how our generation has been brought up to believe in certain principles, which have been in part the cause of our problems.
folkinz.: Voting. →
folkinz: I assume most people vote for real important reasons like they want change or believe in some principles or issues the candidate is all about, right? I mostly believe in that too when voting except for today. I discovered one of my college roommates was running for school committee in my city a… This is fucking brilliant.
Me: can I get a large coffee?
Barista: More or less caffeine?
Me: Oh honey.
Me: Oh, yeah, so that means more.
People often get these two things confused
Bird: Wait, are you a vegetarian?
Michelle: No, I'm just gay.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-10-30) →
The Drums (2) Britney Spears (2) Rihanna (1) Birdman (1) Adele (1) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz