Category Archives: Kids These Days

Names and Sinister Syllables

At my former job in the enrollment department at an elementary school, I constantly had names on my mind. From the creative to unheard of, to mind-bloggling pronunciations and the just completely unfortunate, I’ve thought lots about what names mean, … Continue reading

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Favorite Quotes from Adam Levine’s Sexiest Man Alive Interview

I don’t normally pay attention to who People Magazine deems the Sexiest Man Alive every year because it’s never Idris Elba. However, one of my co-workers caved and bought the issue today and I figured I could spend 5 minutes getting … Continue reading

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Subway Horrors

One of the few joys I find in riding the New York City subway is that there is little to no cell phone reception at all. I take pleasure in the fact that I can’t make calls down there. Want … Continue reading

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Daddy Issues

I listened to this song by a Belgian hip-hop/electronic artist named Stromae today, and although he wrote his song, Papaoutai, about 20 years and 6,000 miles from the Pacific Northwest where the lead singer of Everclear, Art Alexakis, penned a … Continue reading

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NY Mag: Conservatives Rally To Defend Fancy Handwriting Cursive. Script. Fancy lettering. Whatever you call it, you probably don’t, because after 3rd Grade in the United States no one makes you use it. Penmanship is pretty undervalued in American society … Continue reading

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In Remembrance of Pierre Escargot

From the 90s TV show we all know and love…All That.

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Hey celebrities – you’re dumb.

Little Brazilians are all uh, sorry, but no in this new Twitter account in which they tweet at celebrities who can’t seem to spell or use correct grammar! They’re very polite but are like watchyoself. This one below is my … Continue reading

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