Posts Tagged ‘ stupidity ’

Yes You Can Walk Around Vegas With A Fractured Ankle For 39.5 Hours. Ask Me How!

05/06/2014
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Yes You Can Walk Around Vegas With A Fractured Ankle For 39.5 Hours. Ask Me How!

It was a different pain. For someone plagued by ankle issues since a leg-shattering soccer injury in ’90, that represented an oh-sh*t moment. It was sharp. It was jarringly diffuse, going beyond the standard ankle roll. And I was committed to ignore it, even though there was no friggin’ way I could. Two thirty in…

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Honestly, It Would Have Been A Lot Less Trouble For The World If Laurie Penny Got Hit By That Car

04/08/2012
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Honestly, It Would Have Been A Lot Less Trouble For The World If Laurie Penny Got Hit By That Car

I bit my tongue earlier this week when Laurie Penny, aka @PennyRed, aka “author, journalist, feminist, reprobate,” wrote a piece on Gawker. In it, she whined about being portrayed as a damsel in distress in media accounts of Ryan Gosling having apparently prevented stupid her from ambling in front of a speeding vehicle in NYC.…

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This Is The Dumbest Letter To The Editor You’ll Have Read In A While

02/19/2012
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This Is The Dumbest Letter To The Editor You’ll Have Read In A While

And it was in today’s New York Times, no less, in response to a To Leash Or Not To Leash (Your Dog) story. “Truth from NJ” should know that twice as many people die annually from lightning strikes than dog bites. Also, more people die each year from insect stings than dog bites. Which is…

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Here’s Proof That Papa John’s Has Less Class Than Food Quality

01/07/2012
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Here’s Proof That Papa John’s Has Less Class Than Food Quality

This arrived via the RT magic of Twitter, but started with @mintymin, who assures Papa John’s that her name is not, in fact, “lady chinky eyes.”

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