A teenage student of mine has a problem – she is involved in the worst unpaid internship in the world. More
Do you love being an asshole? There’s no better way to do that than to subtly police everyone’s food intake. More
I’ve never been very good with people. I was shy growing up, and I have always been tentative about building relationships. Sometimes, I make snap judgments and I often come to the wrong conclusion about people’s intentions. Most of the time, these judgements are relatively small and harmless, and I’m able to carry on with nothing but my pride injured. Other times, the results can be much more damaging.
One particular event in high school forced me to realize this. More
I understand the concept of religious guilt — I’m a Jew. I feel guilty about pretty much everything. I feel terrible that you didn’t get the Christmas present you want, and I’m so sorry that you haven’t seen your grandparents yet this year, and I accept full responsibility for your flight being delayed yesterday and you not making it home in time to eat dinner with your family. God, I feel so bad.
But here’s someone who puts my guilt to shame. Consumerist.com reports that a man who stole a hammer from a hardware store 25 years ago sent the store a check for the item, including a letter to the following effect: More
I didn’t tell my parents about “Tom” right away. When we were in the whirlwind stages of early dating, whatever serious feelings I felt about the guy were too sexually and romantically charged to consider him a long-term relationship. We … More
Mostly because we already know that cupcakes make good boyfriends, and we’re sick of reading about it every month. – Buzzfeed
You probably have guessed that I like to go shopping, but perhaps for the wrong reasons. I don’t really need anything, I just like to get out once a week so that I can see what other people look like. … More