Tag: New York Times
It happens without fail every morning, whether it’s during the week or on the weekend: my alarm has gone off. I instinctively and automatically reach for my phone to shut it off (or press snooze, let’s be honest here) and then whether I doze back to sleep or not, I will almost always do a routine […]
Posted: April 26th, 2016 under tech/web, writing.
Tags: app, calm, fomo, internet culture, meditation, morning, morning edition, New York Times, newscast, npr, the new york times, thoughts, web, writing
One of my favorite scenes from Mrs. Doubtfire is when Robin Williams, in his scheme to see his children on a regular basis as a cross-dressed nanny, “calls” in response to his ex-wife’s ad for help posing as potential applicants. In one, he simply says “I am job.” I’m reminded of this only because if […]
Stuff I found interesting around the web this week: Songs of Anarchy. Sons of Anarchy fans, tide yourself over until the start of Season 5 with select tunes from Seasons 1-4 are available for your aural pleasure on Spotify. My favorites are Katey Sagal’s rendition of “Son of a Preacher Man” and the beautiful Spanish […]
Posted: December 16th, 2011 under geekista, tech/web, video.
Tags: Bob Dylan, Facebook, FX, Kotaku, Louis Vuitton, New York Times, NY Times, Sh*t Girls Say, SOA, social media, sons of anarchy, Spike, VGAs, video games, YouTube
The online dating world can be a truthiness-filled and slightly ethnocentric place, at least according to a New York Times article detailing some interesting research by professors and scientists. Among the findings: people would rather admit to being fat than liberal or conservative; whites tend to not date outside their race; and liars tend to […]
One of the advantages of being a Millennial born in the ’80s is that my peers and I didn’t grow up with Facebook. MySpace had just started to gain some traction in high school. Texting was a later distraction. Email? Occasionally. We still called each other to make plans, sometimes (gasp!) on landlines. Seems ancient, […]