There was a time, dear reader, when I loathed Duane Reade. The store seemed to have a knack for not having what I needed. Were I a conspiracy theorist, I’d have believed their buyers broke into my apartment and took inventory of every drugstore product I use, so they could […]
Recent Events Roundup: Let’s cover a bunch of stuff I haven’t had time lately to address specifically, shall we?
Work has let up a bit, but not enough for me to read enough to write about anything properly, so I’ve mostly resorted to Twitter as my outlet for every fucking thing that’s crossed my mind over the last few weeks. (I’m @imsiobhan. Follow me!) Some of it is worthy […]
How the Meat is “Prepared” at Whole Foods (Gothamist) Here’s what you need to know: Earlier today, a woman went shopping at the Whole Foods in Union Square. The customer elevator was out of order, and the stroller she was pushing was too large to ride upstairs on the escalator. […]
The Black Keys – Tighten Up (Official Video) I’m going to go out on a limb and guess you didn’t know The Black Keys won an MTV video music award for their (brilliant) video for “Tighten Up.” Because, you know, much about this is baffling, and nothing about the VMAs […]
(Pat Kiernan via Twitter) I think we’ve more or less determined by now that weather forecasters are completely useless. But *really* who needs them when you’ve got New York 1 anchorman Pat Kiernan telling it like it is: The technical term “yellow and red crap” just slipped out of my […]
Actual Fans: Are They Necessary? (The Wall Street Journal) Where to begin with all of the awesome in this article?? If you’ve ever showed up to a major sporting event only to be bummed out by the sight of empty seats, take heart. The Italians are on the case. They’ve […]