“Buntis ka na?”
…innocent and caring as it sounds, BUT… is it?
It used to be “kamusta? (how are you?)” to start a conversation. It means more like a “Hi or Hello”, and it does not require any answer at all.806 more words
Food delivery apps like Seamless and GrubHub are staples for the average New Yorker.
But when the city’s being pummeled by a blizzard of potentially-apocalyptic proportions, we have to ask ourselves: Is it ethically sound to ask a delivery guy to slog through the mounting snow drifts, all so you can eat pad thai in your Snuggie? 624 more words
Interesting piece in the Telegraph this week about the apparent increase in explicit violence in crime fiction. I read a fair sprinkling of the genre, and know that I have learned my limits in what I choose to read, and to watch. 430 more words