Liking Is for Cowards. Go for What Hurts.
Op-Ed Contributor A COUPLE of weeks ago, I replaced my three-year-old BlackBerry Pearl with a much more powerful BlackBerry Bold. Needless to say, I was impressed with…
Published: May 28, 2011
Length: 8 minutes (2077 words)
David Sedaris: Chicken toenails, anyone?
"I have to go to China." I told people this in thewayI might say, "I need to insulate my crawlspace" or, "I've got to get these moles looked at." That's the way it felt, though. Like a chore.…
Published: July 15, 2011
Length: 10 minutes (2706 words)
Here are Six Stories You Must Read About Rick Perry
Texas Governor Rick Perry announced last week he would seek the GOP's presidential nomination. Rick Perry/FlickrRickPerry's first week on the campaign trail was,
I Was a Warehouse Wage Slave
My brief, backbreaking, rage-inducing, low-paying, dildo-packing time inside the online-shipping machine. By Mac McClelland on Mon. February 27, 2012 3:00 AM PDT "Don't take anything that happens to…
Length: 33 minutes (8264 words)
Those Fabulous Confabs
(Photo: Getty Images. Photo treatment by Gluekit.) Had any bystanders witnessed the attack on Duncan Davidson late one evening three years ago, they could never have guessed its epochal…
Published: Feb. 26, 2012
Length: 3 minutes (946 words)
The grass courts were green, the collars were white and, at least to the casual observer, the fourth-round match at the Longwood Bowl in Boston on July 18, 1912, was typical of that year's U.S. lawn…
Length: 15 minutes (3903 words)
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Why Did Jodon Romero Kill Himself On Live Television?
Image by John Gara/Buzzfeed Friday, Sept. 28, 2012Denny's, 75th Avenue and Interstate 10, Phoenix, about 10:45 a.m.No one knows for sure how long Jodon Romero
Unburied: Tamerlan Tsarnaev and the Lessons of Greek Tragedy
“Bury this terrorist on U.S. soil and we will unbury him.”So ran the bitter slogan on one of the signs borne last week by enraged protesters outside the Worcester, Massachusetts,…
Published: May 14, 2013
Length: 12 minutes (3042 words)
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