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Parenting Problems: The Sock Suck!

I hate pairing socks!

The smaller they are, the more torment they cause me.

Where the hell does the lost one end up?

Honestly, my socks haven’t matched in years. 135 more words


How To Order Off Of a Secret Menu Without Being a Jerk

This post originally appeared on the now-defunct site Food Riot. It can also be found at The Huffington Post

Occasionally, posts about “secret menus” go around, promising delicious and rarely-beheld treats from food and beverage chains. 662 more words

Food Writing

3 Places We'd Like To See Burger King Move Its Headquarters

Yesterday, we wrote about some U.S. senators warning Burger King not to move its headquarters to Canada.

Here are 3 places we’d like to see the company move its headquarters: 134 more words


Reading the Comics, September 15, 2014: Are You Trying To Overload Me Edition

One of the little challenges in writing about mathematics-themed comics is one of pacing: how often should I do a roundup? Posting weekly, say, helps figure out a reasonable posting schedule for those rare moments when I’m working ahead of deadline, but that leaves the problem of weeks that just don’t have anything. 992 more words


You Waited 32 Days For THIS?

It’s been 32 days since I’ve “blogged” and you may wish it was 532 days when you get to the end.

Did you know that in the famous “Hindenburg Disaster” of 1937 there was a big cover-up? 347 more words