advice

How to Live With Your Parents Without Going Crazy: Learn the Importance of Personal Space

Since the economy imploded a couple of years ago, the number of adult Americans living with their parents has exploded. Massive student debt, poor job prospects, and high rents have dubbed our generation the “Boomerang Generation,” or as I’d like to call it “the generation of people who can’t afford to live on their own … Continue reading

advice / opinions / rants

My Obligatory Valentine’s Day Post

Ah, Valentine’s day. The very thought of Valentine’s day conjures up images of couples in color coordinated outfits holding hands on their way to P.F. Chang’s for a regulation date that will end with slightly disappointing regulation sex, Russell Stover chocolate boxes grabbed in the express lane of Safeway when last-minute “oh-fuck-my-girlfriend-will-hate-me-unless-I-buy-this-assortment-of-questionable-quality-chocolate-so-I-better-tack-it-onto-my-purchase-of-this-shortcase-of-Bud Light” panic sets … Continue reading

advice / books / fashion / shopping

Have Yourself A Literary Christmas: Gifts For People You Find Chic

With only 22 days until Christmas, the pressure is officially on to get those gifts that will get and keep people talking. Of course, buying gifts is hard, especially if your bank account is feeling pretty emaciated. We’ve already covered some ideas for a budget-happy Christmas, however, buying a v-neck tee or charm necklace doesn’t … Continue reading