Jezebel: The after(math)(glow)
My LGBTQWTF marriage equality post, with all the maps, got posted on Jezebel. Congrats to me! Most of the comments are pretty nice, and it’s been retweeted quite a few times, but there’s always the few commenters that criticize and get under your skin and, I think, just completely miss the point. I compared cousin-marriage, bestiality, and gay marriage because that’s the way the...
The evolving blog. →
YOOOO! Your eyes! They sparkle like ginger ale, but they kinda chinky… you...– I’m just floored by how incredibly offensive and ill-thought this is. The quote comes from a hilarious Jezebel collection of horrendous pickup lines (goes well with my #ICKuplines hashtag on twitter awhile back…though I actually think these may have beaten me, especially as they have...
All Talk & Trousers: LGBTQWTF: An Amorous Guide On... →
Coming on the heels of some awesome news, in which the so-called “Defense of Marriage” act has been declared unconstitutional, I thought I’d make some maps to remind everyone of where we’re standing right now in terms of marriage equality rights. (cont.) Please read this.
I don't care, I still love Helvetica 2: The... →
No one can say I don’t show both sides. Bruno Maag makes some good points, and I’m thankful for the new education on font history and etc. I can see what he means by Helvetica no being truly modern, but actually based on a more antique font. But it isn’t going to stop me from using (and liking) Helvetica, especially in information-based design: it’s clean, (contrary to...
Missing Missy (this is brilliant) →
A Hipster is a Terrible Thing to Mind... →
I have a new blog (that I’m sure to get a lot of shit for) up on my co-tumblr with Valerie—All Talk & Trousers. Come give me shit for it!
Combining my two obsessions: typography and... →
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Fonts 101: I don't care, I still love Helvetica. →
FYI, this blog is in Garamond.
The Seventeen Magazine Project: A Gimmick Except... →
From one of her blogs: “In stalking myself and this project a little bit in the press, I’ve noticed how some people are quick to discredit my opinions based on the fact that I come from a financially comfortable background, with access to opportunity. Privilege is defined as a special benefit not enjoyed by everyone. What I find interesting is the portion of this definition with...
I still love you, Xanga...I'm just not in love... →
Some interesting blogs addressing "normal" and... →
Another link. I recommend following the “further reading” links at the bottom of the page as well.
For you business card nerds out there (Okay, this... →
Everyone who dates me is doomed. →
Are you in love with a writer? Are you sure about this? Sure you don’t want to try someone easier on your heart, like a bull rider, a Black Ops commando or a motorcycle stuntman? Herewith, from painful experience, a few guidelines for those who have given their hearts to servants of the literary Muse. (The following observations apply equally, of course, to actors, artists, musicians,...