Surviving the Steakhouse
I’ve never been much of a meat eater. Though in no way am I vegetarian, when I was thirteen, on one of those teenage split-decision whims, I decided I was going to give up red meat in order to take on a ‘healthier lifestyle’. For the last 16 years, my relationship with beef and all of its cohorts has been minimal at best. Needless to say, when choosing dining establishments,...
A note on charity...
Tomorrow morning I’ll be joining Boobs4Food at Project Angel Food to help make healthy, nutritious meals for those suffering from AIDS and other illnesses. Despite the 8am call time on a Sunday morning, I can hardly contain my excitement about being involved. As “foodies” (or whatever), we seek out amazing meals on a weekly basis, and sometimes we forget there are people in this...
Nothing sacred is left
I received this a little while back. An email from KCRW. One which, 95% of the time, would have been immediately deleted without as much of a .2 second glance as I wipe the usual morning barrage from my inbox (I sign up for WAY too many newsletters). But, I’m glad I opened this one up. The plea inside is something I’m all too familiar with lately with my own job. Our government is...
I drank beer (it wasn’t Guiness). I drank whiskey (actually, it was bourbon). The primary color in my wardrobe today is (blue). I will wake up without a hangover tomorrow. You may call me a party pooper, but 1/4 of my blood is still Irish, and that is not something relative to the amount of green food coloring I ingested today.
There are something like 28 secret items on the... →
…and these guys outed (and ate) every single one of them. I *may* recommend trying this at home, just not all at once.
It's Randall's Wide World of Animals, stupid.
I really hope by now you’ve come across the Honeybadger video: a National Geographic clip voiced over by the lovely Randall, who proceeds to educate us about this “nastyass” predator while making the video just a bit more… fabulous. Today, the internet gods were kind enough to reveal that Randall, in fact, has an entire YouTube CHANNEL dedicated to National Geographic...