Confession Thursday: So what they discovered last year when I had surgery is that it wasn’t endo, it’s not a hernia (although I do I have small one which they cannot repair, the type that probably happens during development when the whatever never seals all the way), but it’s my oversized uterus becoming even more oversized during my period and then crushing the nerve that goes...
a rant about usa soccer
jmp0: This is about the existential crisis that US men’s soccer seems to find itself in once again, so feel free to skip if that’s nowhere near your wheelhouse of things that you are interested in. Read More Love this rant.
NOT PENNY'S TUMBLR.: Interesting how the American... →
witch-boots: Interesting how the American media and those who were aware of the India gang rape realized that the victims were the ones to empathize with and who needed support and solidarity, whereas the opposite is happening with the Steubenville rape. Even media outlets I usually agree with are focusing on…
The Awl doesn’t really update all that much. Just have multiple tabs open on...– The RSS Reader Reader’s Lament Um, who is this bitch? I am not going to keep open 30 tabs to see when my friend’s young adult fiction blog updates. Though I guess I should look at my life and look at my choices. (via thisisareallybadidea) Is it wrong that I keep hoping Google will change their...
What’s the point of helping a first-time author to finish that novel, if you’re...– Salon’s Laura Miller says we should give less money to MFA programs and more of it to expanding book review coverage. (via thepenguinpress)
What would make for a satisfying second-screen experience? That’s something I’ve...– Noel Murray at Grantland sort of backs into a revelation about the future of TV: when you have an app that augments a television show, you have to start thinking about the user experience of that television show, just as you would the UX of an app. And he raises an important question: who should be...