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A Darker Set

Monday, I got to perform a darker set at Toastmasters. This is the transcript:

I see everyone survived Atlanta traffic alright tonight! I’m a pretty bad driver, myself. 929 more words


#1201: "I need to set some boundaries for my housemates' parents when they visit."

Hi Captain!

Low stakes question here regarding the delicate situation of my housemates’ generally lovely parents. I live in a house with several people, including a couple with two kids who are also my landlords (the couple, not the kids). 2,592 more words

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Types of Craigslist Rentals

About a year ago, I was desperately searching for a room in Washington, DC. I was about to start my new job in less than three weeks—and still had not found a place to live. 719 more words


How To Make Moving In And Living With Roommates That Much Easier

Living with roommates can enable you to discover a spot that is nearer to downtown or eliminates your drive time. The cash you spare can go to everything from having somewhat more amusing to boosting your reserve funds. 526 more words


My new roommates

Summer started in Puerto Rico, we all know it and feel it as temperatures are going from 85 to 91 but feeling like 100 degrees. Temperatures like that in the beginning of May means that it’s going to be a very hot summer, but up until yesterday I wasn’t really thinking about it because I’m at work with air conditioning all day. 404 more words


#1200: "My mom is bugging me to clean my room."

Dear Captain,

About a year ago I was able to save just enough money to say, “F@&$ you!” to a really depressing living situation and moved cross-USA into my mom’s new house in the very expensive area near where I grew up. 2,986 more words

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Book Review: Better Than Me by Kimberly Kincaid

As a huge fan of Grey’s Anatomy, I loved this book! I felt like I was reading a book version of the show. The hustle and bustle of the life of a surgeon was beautifully displayed as well as the emotional attachments of Natalie along with the cast of doctors and nurses that she works with.  449 more words