I'm pretty bad at remembering to check our washer/dryer in time. I share with just one other person, my housemate. We, fortunately, have the kind of relationship where neither he nor I have a problem with it when he shouts, "YOU LEFT YOUR SHIT IN THE DRYER AGAIN, ASSHOLE!" » 10/26/14 8:01pm Sunday 8:01pm

I always think you can tell so much about a society by who its most successful serial killers are - they are the ones killing people nobody cares about. Albert Fish? Little black kids in the 20s. Dahmer? Non-white gay men in the 90s in Milwaukee. Almost everyone else? Prostitutes. » 10/24/14 6:15pm 10/24/14 6:15pm

I have a friend who makes a living by running a toy collector site for adults (yes, I know how dorky that sentence is). He and his buds shop at Toys R Us a lot because fun things show up there, but they weren't upset about the Breaking Bad ban because the toys are apparently terrible. Zero points of articulation. You… » 10/24/14 12:24pm 10/24/14 12:24pm

A few years ago, I was teaching an introduction to college composition course ("Welcome to college. Here's how to write stuff") and had a black student - first in her family to go to university - write on spanking as one of her research assignments. Specifically, she wrote a paper arguing against spanking, citing… » 10/23/14 12:43pm 10/23/14 12:43pm

Hey, have you found a good conservative writer since then? I think the last conservative piece I read that I really liked and thought was well done was Robert Kagan's Of Paradise and Power, even though I didn't agree with all its conclusions. There are so many . . . dittoheads that are at the forefront of conservative… » 10/22/14 9:13pm 10/22/14 9:13pm