…talk it out

As hard as it may be to hear (or admit) we’re living in a world where politics is everywhere — our homes, our places of work, our celebrity ballroom dance competitions (that’s on you, ABC), and they are certainly in our late-night comedy shows. (Or as the Emmy voters know them, Outstanding Variety Talk Series.)

…Make a Change

If you haven’t been keeping up on this week’s environmental news, I’ve got some good news and some bad news. The good news is that you’re an excellent bad-news bypasser. Yay, you! The bad news is that your artful dodger streak has reached its end, which is kind of good news too. Staying informed is…

…Enjoy the View

Monday, we meet again. This week, more than most, it seems silly to arbitrarily despise a day of the week. There are many, more worthy places to direct your outrage and frustration. So, today Monday is off the hook.

…See What’s Happening

  “The Lion King” is a story and a film that elicits a strong response. From that jaw-dropping sunrise and goosebump-inducing first note to the final credits, the animated classic is seared into our collective memories. It is perfection and untouchable. Which is why what I’m about to write hurts a little. It’s not that…

…Reap What You Sow

It has been quite the week for politics. Don’t worry, I’m not going to ruin your nearly-the-weekend vibes with a reminder of reality. I promise to only focus on the good news, or at least the political equivalent of good news.

…Give a Little

Welcome to daylight saving time. Today we may lose an hour but we gain a wealth of sass and snark from those struggling with the time change. A few will grumble as they reprogram their microwave, oven, and coffee makers. Some will channel their rage at Benjamin Franklin (as they should). Others will pull out…