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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Internet Rape Threats?

Other working titles for this entry included “Why I Avoid Comic Book Discussions”, “Comics Industry Spends Easter Week Debating Baseline Human Interaction 101″, “Uppity Chick Dares to Critique Corporate-Approved Pandering”, and “Comic Book Fans Argue in Favor of Exploitative Art and Rape Threats”. 1,334 more words


Ladylike Tip #10 - Be Punctual

Tip #10: Be Punctual.

We ladies aren’t exactly known for being punctual. And, from time to time, there are valid excuses for why you could not possibly have shown up on time. 190 more words

Family Life

Quote of the Day

There is not a passion so strongly rooted in the human heart as envy.

—Richard Brinsley Sheridan


Etiquette | The First Post

If there’s on thing that everyone wants in a guy, a girl, a friend, a co-worker, a guest, or just in a person, it’s having manners and proper etiquette. 124 more words


Dating for American Teenagers in the 1940s and 1950s

I think we should review some basic principals…..hint, hint…..


Correspondence and the City

Dear Couple on the Subway,

It’s cute that you’re so into each other. Really. At least someone has found love in this cesspit, right? But it’s Thursday morning on the commuter express train and you two are making out like teenagers. 792 more words

New York City

CEM 21 No. 53 2014, Writing

In another professional life I once worked for a company where people were verbally berated, insulted, and disrespected for saying “please” and “thank you”, among other civil and courteous remarks. 357 more words