Category Archives: Conversational etiquette

June 27

All mine

Do I really want to spend my evening of communing with fire roasted meats in the company of strangers?

February 03

Pretension and the art of conversation…Part II

This isn’t so much a Part II as it is me banging my head against the wall…

January 29

Your blog post made me do it.

I’m still fairly new in happy, happy blogland, so I’m not familiar with the terrain, and certainly not with the etiquette. Here are my questions: If disagree with something in your post, or if I find something offensive, is it my sworn duty as human/truthteller/anonymous superhero to take action? To what degree may I impart […]

October 05

Old school directionality: the moral compass

The simple truth is, I don’t want to go through life just keeping myself from punching douchebags in the street.

April 14

Acoustic Rapes

If the word ‘rape’ is co-opted for to describe any moment other than that unspeakable personal violation, does it diminish the power of that word, or desensitize us to its significance?

consumer psychology research

The average American is inundated with between 3000 and 5000 advertising messages per day in various forms.

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Moontime Warrior

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Mathew Lyons


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The Musings of a Disgruntled Haradrim . . .

Amanda Petrusich

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coffee and a blank page

a feminist writes, rants, remembers