‘Shame on us’ if we elect Anthony Weiner.– N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo (via brooklynmutt) NYC denizens already elected and re-elected Bloomberg and Giuliani (and Pataki, for all intents and purposes), I don’t think they’re capable of shame.
Debasing the American South as a backwater filled with drawling troglodytes is...– Alison Brower on how it’s still totally OK to make fun of poor people from the South (via lilitmarcus) Also, I am quoted in here, from a piece I wrote for The Guardian last year. Also, I know we called it “sketti” in my family for a long time, as an inside joke because I always...
Another Nauseated Female Alumna | The Daily... →
My first ever published piece (the editors added the “female” — my first lesson in not-controlling the headline). While going through records, I found the version of this that I sent to alumni relations. I have only ever gotten one request to donate since sending it.