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anthony bourdain, world’s coolest chef on the cast of food network: on mario battali “How I would like to see him unchained, free to make the television shows he’s capable of, the Real Mario–in all his Rabelasian brilliance. How I would love to hear the snapping bones of his cruel FN ringmasters, crunching between his […]



david sedaris in his new piece for the new yorker on people trying to guess who’s on top “One of you has to be in for murder and the other for child molesting or something like that, right?”

that lines on paper are called “rules.” they’re meant to confine you, to fence you in. do you really need lines to tell you where to write? can’t you use your own good judgement? do you need an artificial margin? i have a new theory that adults who prefer ruled paper can’t make their own […]

Quoted: Jocko on leggings (aka tights) for men: “When are designers going to realize that men do not want to look like Little Lord Fauntleroy or even touch anything that smacks of women’s wear. We want urban commando mother fuckers, shit you can throw on and hit the jungle rolling, we want gear you can […]

since i know most of you, gay or not, do your best to avoid the foolish scenes that gays have a propensity for making, let me catch you up. remember when i posted about tv actors coming out and one of them was t.r. knight from grey’s anatomy? well the whole reason that dude came […]

quoted. Bruce Tognozzi, aka Togs, on Steve mad dawg Jobs: “He knows how to gather a tiny team of brilliant young minds and work them half to death until they innovate beyond any reasonable expectations. He has the common sense to know what will ultimately find favor. And he has the hardened-steel man parts to […]

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