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Handheld Technology Has Not Ruined Today's Youth Any More Than Dig Dug Ruined You

If there’s one thing that grinds my gears, it’s the disingenuous concern trolling over the rising generation’s “addiction” to technology, and how it has impacted their ability to the way WE DID WHEN WE WERE KIDS AS GOD INTENDED !!11! 1,212 more words


Thoughts from a First Time Home Buyer

It’s been a month since my last entry. In the words of Marvin Gaye: “What’s going on?”

Well, I’ve been pretty busy in the last few weeks. 1,521 more words

Adult Life

The grocer's missing apostrophe

There’s a punctuation error called the “grocer’s apostrophe,” apparently often seen in grocery stores. It’s an apostrophe placed where it shouldn’t be, as in plural nouns. 93 more words

Get Off My Lawn!

How Movie Grief Could Have Been Avoided

I am getting rather cantankerous in my old age. I don’t go to the movies often, not just because it is outrageously expensive but also because the movie plots tend to get me mad. 336 more words


WhatsApp- people, stop sending me bullsh**

Here in Brazil, the cell phone industry is very different. Most phone plans are prepaid- buy credits as you go. The networks aren’t that great anyway, and I’d compare the service to the analog cell phone days of the 90’s in the USA. 355 more words

Cultural Differences

Finding My Happy Place For Today

Unfortunately, I have to find it without the aid of candy or wine. I already vented my spleen over at Uncivil Peasants (NSFW), and feel the need for happy thoughts because if I don’t, I may just vent something else, like a carburetor. 202 more words


Stop fauxbooking now

Whether you call it fauxbooking or subtweeting, passive aggressive use of social media has got to stop. I keep finding entries which read “I can’t believe that happened.” Or “My life is falling apart.” What is the desired response to this? 384 more words