“I do think about getting hit, though,” he said. “And I definitely am the way I am because of it. I am quick to react. I am quick to protect myself. I am very comfortable with people yelling at me. And I am very comfortable telling people exactly what I think. I am very comfortable […]
There are questions: “Set I 1. Given the choice of anyone in the world, whom would you want as a dinner guest? 2. Would you like to be famous? In what way? 3. Before making a telephone call, do you ever rehearse what you are going to say? Why? 4. What would constitute a “perfect” […]
States I’ve visited so far: Create Your Own Visited States Map
I love this essay that Chris Rock wrote. Some relevant portions: But forget whether Hollywood is black enough. A better question is: Is Hollywood Mexican enough? You’re in L.A, you’ve got to try not to hire Mexicans. It’s the most liberal town in the world, and there’s a part of it that’s kind of […]
Even though I have to fast forward through the first 15 minutes of the self-serving rambling that he does at the top of every podcast and I’m always frustrated by how often he talks over his guests, I’m a fan of Marc Maron’s podcast WTF. His latest with Dr. Drew was interesting and I thought […]
The beach is always there: you just have to conceive of it. It follows that those who fail to find their beach are, in the final analysis, mentally fragile; in Manhattan terms, simply weak. Jack Donaghy’s verbal swordplay with Liz Lemon was a comic rendering of the various things many citizens of Manhattan have come […]
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