Topic: salon

My Dandruff, Myself

My Dandruff, Myself

I’m sitting in the chair in my taxidermy-adorned hair salon waiting to get the dye painted onto my hair for my four-times-a-year highlights, when my hairdresser lifts up my hair and inspects the underside of my scalp. “You didn’t get this taken care of?” she asks, clearly disappointed in me. More »

When Fast Food Becomes a Political Activity

When Fast Food Becomes a Political Activity

There comes a time in every young idealist’s life when they realize that they are not able to consistently uphold the practices that they preach. Maybe it’s the time that the burgeoning women’s rights activist has drunken sex without a condom, or when the ardent vegetarian allows for a rib to find its way into her watering mouth.

For the foodies among us, the moment often happens like it did for writer Francis Lam More »