Tim Neenan is a great guy, comedian, writer, and friend. I’m proud to know him. There are several issues at play and none less important than the other. Anyone trying to minimize any of these issues, whether it be gun control, mental illness, and of course misogyny, is a moron. Thank you Tim!
I guess he is already universally reviled amongst people in my social media circle, but I still feel the need to crystallize just why Chris D’Elia’s type of craven, ugly response to #YesAllWomen works as a nice summation of why he sucks across all mediums.
So, I’ve been ruminating a lot about #yesallwomen and my experiences. This might be a little all over the place, but this is a really large intense subject matter that is hard to contain in a short to the point blurb.
When I was younger, much younger then I am now, I fell in love. It happened on a short holiday in Venezuela. He was a coffee man. I called him that because he sold coffee beans at a rural market just…
4 years ago last month I started this silly tumblr that I quickly gave up on. Mostly because no one actually reads on this platform, but the truth is writing is hard sometimes you guys! HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY FAKE TUMBLR! We hardly knew ye. *tips hat, slowly steps back into the shadows forever hiding from the internet*
Miley Cyrus is that awkward theatre arts girl with too much confidence you knew in college who recently got fingered for the first time after smoking a little bit of weed and now she “can’t be stopped”. We will have to deal with this for 2-3 more years before she get’s pregnant has a “ren fair” type wedding (In this case probably a “hip hop” themed “twerk” wedding.) and gives up on her dream. Then we can all go on to be the assholes we love to be.
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“This had been the third time my phone had auto-corrected the word “love” to “live”. I took that to mean something. I’m also high on codeine, so who knows.”—Me. The opening to my novel Love In The Time of iPhones and Head Colds.
A LOT of stuff has already been said about Todd Akin. No disrespect, but he is a remarkably stupid old man who wouldn’t know a vagina if it walked up and bit him in the ass and then said “Hey, genius, I’m a vagina.”
But in the past 24 hours, the coverage of the story seems to really have…