October 21, 2014
literallyunbelievable:

Really???

literallyunbelievable:

Really???

(Source: The Onion)

October 21, 2014
Can’t figure out whether I knew about these allegations and forgot, or somehow never knew at all.
Allegations were made by at least 15 women.

Can’t figure out whether I knew about these allegations and forgot, or somehow never knew at all.

Allegations were made by at least 15 women.

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Filed under: Bill Cosby 
October 20, 2014
chicago-reader:

ATTENTION WRITER TYPES: We’re currently taking submissions for our 2015 Pure Fiction issue. You have until NOV 15 to turn in your short story. 

chicago-reader:

ATTENTION WRITER TYPES: We’re currently taking submissions for our 2015 Pure Fiction issue. You have until NOV 15 to turn in your short story. 

October 20, 2014
Photo of me happy about my new office, which I’m covering in my musk right now to ensure no one steals it.

Photo of me happy about my new office, which I’m covering in my musk right now to ensure no one steals it.

October 16, 2014

October 16, 2014
sarahjeanalex:

I read this piece at our reading in Montreal a couple months ago and now it has a home at Hobart so you can read it too.

sarahjeanalex:

I read this piece at our reading in Montreal a couple months ago and now it has a home at Hobart so you can read it too.

October 15, 2014
lelaid:

Jane Birkin & Serge Gainsbourg by Guy Bourdin, 1970

lelaid:

Jane Birkin & Serge Gainsbourg by Guy Bourdin, 1970

(via llo-ro-na)

October 15, 2014
3 anecdotes that shape my thoughts on #GamerGate - Boy Scouts, a Cat in the Trash, and a Clockwork Orange

digitalsextant:

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If you don’t know what #GamerGate is, you should be glad.  It’s awful.  Here’s a summary if you don’t know.

Here’s my TL;DR for you:

1. Over the last couple years, a few feminists have been pointing out that many video games perpetuate sexist stereotypes about women, and make little room for women in their stories and gameplay.  The locus of this conversation has been Anita Sarkeesian and her Fem…

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October 15, 2014

Sometimes I forget I have a book.

BUT I TOTALLY DO.

And you can still buy it.

You can even download it for free straight from the publisher (or give them/me money, whatev).

I have a bias, so I can’t tell for certain whether it’s good or bad, but some people I’ve never met seem to like it. So there’s that.

October 15, 2014
Woman Spotted Riding Divvy Rental Bike On Dan Ryan

johndodge:

Woman Spotted Riding Divvy Rental Bike On Dan Ryan

A woman rides her Divvy rental along the Dan Ryan. (Credit: Stephanie Kemen)

CHICAGO (CBS) — There is plenty of traffic every day on the Dan Ryan.

But not bicycle traffic.

Stephanie Kemen and her boyfriend were heading south on Dan Ryan near the I-55 split about 10:30 a.m. on Saturday when they spotted a woman riding a Divvy bicycle beside them.

“All of a sudden my boyfriend’s like, take a picture, take a picture! I didn’t even know what I was pulling my phone out…

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