The days are short and the weather is cold, this time of year, and, here in Holland, that often means cold and wet, not snowy. Nevertheless, it’s the most popular … Continue reading
I’ve perpetuated the over-aggrandizement of a holiday that should pass relatively unnoticed.
I realized that all of those thoughts flashed through my brain in literally about a second.
“How are we feeling today?” “We” are in the hospital; how do you think “we” are feeling?
To state the patently obvious, it’s terribly racist in this day and age for a white person to dress up in blackface and play a comic character.
I have to tell him what I want him to do for me, which kind of spoils the enjoyment of Man Flu, doesn’t it?
I was speaking a soft sort of croak that my colleagues jokingly called “sexy.” I think in reality it was more creepy than sexy.
One culture chooses to flout law #1 and obey law #2, while another culture obeys law #1 and flouts law #2.
You know that app: “Find my iPhone”? The one Apple urges you to download so that you can track your phone if it’s lost or stolen? There’s one thing that’s … Continue reading