As you probably know if you spend half as much time on social media as I do, yesterday two presidential candidates got into a Twitter fight over who has the prettier wife. No, I’m not joking. For once I’m being serious. It all started when an anti-Trump SuperPAC ran an ad with a picture of […]Read more "Penises, Supermodels, Tiny Hands, and Other Important Issues in the 2016 Presidential Election"
Since I am not currently jobbing, I have had a lot of time to do other things I didn’t have as much time for when I jobbed. I started a blog. I finished writing a novel. I started selling stuff online again. I shared a lot of political memes. I returned my overdue books to […]Read more "Musings On My Netflix Queue"
Around election time, people start talking a lot about their Second Amendment rights. (That’s the one that involves the right to keep and bear arms, in case you didn’t know.) People opposed to gun control tend to get very emotional about no one infringing on their Second Amendment rights. Now, I’m not opposed to people […]Read more "Like the First Amendment? You Should Be Furious Right Now"
Millennial: I know I’m a good fit for this job because of my degree in this field and my skills in X, Y, and Z. Older generation (Baby Boomer or Gen X): Sorry, we want someone with more experience who’s willing to work for what a recent college grad would get paid. Ideally, we want someone […]Read more "How Millennials See the World, Part I"
Right now, a lot of people are wondering if or why medical marijuana should be legal. Why shouldn’t it be? First, let’s talk about some drugs that are already available legally with a prescription. A few weeks ago, I had a tooth pulled. The oral surgeon wanted to try to put me to sleep—something about having […]Read more "Why We Should Just Legalize Medical Marijuana Everywhere Already"
Today I decided I was not going to procrastinate any more, I was going to do my taxes. Fail. Epic fail. I tried, I really did. First I discovered my laptop’s disc drive wouldn’t read my TurboTax CD. Thought it might be a defective disc and I could just exchange it, but then I tried […]Read more "Tax Time"
So a few weeks ago, my mom woke me up to ask where the UPS store is. (Yes, I live with my parents. Despite my two college degrees, I have been underemployed since graduation and am now unemployed. Not exactly a financially rewarding experience.) Now, my mom should know better than to ask me questions […]Read more "Don’t Assume Things"