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Love Me For Me, Not For My Leg Rolls

March 18, 2015 // 1 Comment

Earlier this week, a company called Wry Baby sparked controversy with one of their baby onesies, which read “I hate my thighs.” Obviously this is troubling for [...]

Classics Worth Reading | Beloved

November 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

"She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind." [...]

Classics Worth Reading | Lady Chatterley's Lover

September 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

As time wears on, Connie begins to wither physically, and crave sexual intimacy with a man, and children. Not wishing to hurt or embarrass her husband, she has a secret affair with an Irish playwright, but feels so guilty that she breaks it off. Clifford, noticing that her humor had been much improved during the affair and her despondency after, suggests in his ignorance that she “have an affair, to cheer herself up.” [...]

Classics Worth Reading | The Graduate

December 11, 2013 // 0 Comments

Author: Charles Webb Original Publication: 1963 Genre: Fiction When brilliant 20-year old Benjamin Braddock returns home after graduating college, his parents throw him a [...]

Mood Music | Themes for Life

July 26, 2013 // 0 Comments

These are the tunes that kind of say it all about getting by in this crazy world. Which, according to several of you, requires quite a lot of Billy Joel and Linkin Park. [...]
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