For the Good of SocietyCategory
The first time I ever got on an airplane, it was to fly across the country and see Civil War battlefields. The second time, same thing. Th..
To say that I was a heartbeat away from death due to an eating disorder is both melodramatic and cliché. It’s also true. Last winter I ent..
USB Charging Hair Extensions. Just plug your phone into your nest of hair and dig it out when it’s charged.
Vacuum Hat. This hat lets y..
Every one of us, at some point, comes to the conclusion that it is a good idea to karaoke Bonnie Tyler’s seminal hit “Total Eclipse of the..
This December, I traded the freedom of an unsupervised bathroom for the freedom from a knock-down-drag-out fight against my eati..
You may or may not know that I am an identical twin. My sister’s name is Lauren. I get an incredible amount of questions about being..
This month, Minnesota is in suspense as to whether we’ll have a white Christmas. It’s a perennial question, even in the coldest state in t..
So you’ve decided to earn a PhD in English, huh? Whether you’re beating the boss level of English degrees (having already rescued the prin..
The Gävlebocken, or the Gävle Goat, is a 42.5-foot-tall goat made entirely out of straw that resides in the town square of Gävle, Sweden f..
I wasn’t able to attend the Ferguson protests on November 25th. because I was sick. Even though most people wouldn’t find that reason enti..
We white people have so many outlets for our anger. We have gun demonstrations, rallies, strikes, countless varieties of fitness classes a..
Any time a drunk moron is sloshing a bottle of Bud Lite around while gesticulating wildly at a karaoke bar, s/he is probably doing so beca..