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Nerding out (fashionably) with Models, Inc.

As you probably know, I am into both fashion stuff and general nerd stuff. I think I would have equally intense reactions (read: I would probably pass out) if I ever met either Stan Lee or Tim Gunn. Read More! [...]
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Comic Sans – a History

Many of you know that I am a recovering Comic Sans addict. It used to be my font-of-choice when selling Beanie Babies on ebay at the age of 12. And yes, I still have a few of them - stored safely in my parents' house. Read More! [...]
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Documentaries inside my XBOX

Jason did what every responsible adult would do with their first paycheck... he bought an XBOX. Consequently, a new chapter of my life has begun. And that chapter is life with NetFlix. While the convenient queuing and subsequent one day shipping of movies (Blurays for only $1 more a month) is great and all, it's the instant playback on my... err.. our XBOX that I enjoy the most. Here's how it works: I log onto Netflix and search for movies/tv shows. Read More! [...]
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Left Hand Bias

Big news a-coming, my friends. But for now I wanted to share this tidbit from Ken Jennings on lefty trivia. Did you know that both Obama and McCain are left handed? AND did you know that George W. and Carter have been the only two right handed presidents since Nixon resigned? Makes you feel like you're in good company, no matter which way you voted on November 4. Read More! [...]
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White people like grammar

Perhaps my favorite blog out there today is Stuff White People Like. It is not only eerily true*, but also hilarious. An excerpt from today's post - #99 Grammar: When asking someone about their biggest annoyances in life, you might expect responses like “hunger,” “being poor,” or “getting shot.” If you ask a white person, the most common response will likely be “people who use ‘their’ when they mean ‘there.’ Maybe comma Read More! [...]
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Ken Jennings, I think you are great.

If you love Jeopardy, game show drama, or the little twinge of pride when you know something random about the world around you that no one else in the room can quite remember, please read this book. Read More! [...]
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Don’t worry, Barack loves you back

Not only do you love Barack (as is apparent in the latest round of primaries), Barack loves you back. And he is your new bicycle. Read More! [...]