A Few Quick Things, vol. 296

On Saturday night I attended a semi-fancy work-related soiree, at a person’s huge and beautiful home. I don’t generally enjoy such things, on account of my social awkwardness, and was apprehensive about going. But… I didn’t feel like I was in a position to say no. So, I made sure I had the right clothes […]

I Wasn’t Looking For It, But Today I Found the Internet’s Anus

A couple of hours ago I clicked through a headline that said comedian Joan Rivers had stopped breathing during a surgical procedure, and was in critical condition. The link took me to the TMZ website, where there was a brief article about what had happened. Basically the headline covered it: she was having surgery on […]