I did a 5K last year in an event that also hosted a marathon later that day, and I was crying laughing at all the runners that finished my event wrapping themselves in the Heat Sheets that were laid out for the marathoners. Got to stave off shock after that 30 minute workout! » 1/20/15 2:43pm 1/20/15 2:43pm

Can we drop the "good kid/person who made some mistakes" narrative as a defense? The only thing that sentence means is "yes [he/she] is a [rapist/murderer/pedophile/violent bigot], but I [the speaker] still love [him/her]." Honestly, I couldn't care less that you still love your rapist son or violent bigot husband.… » 1/16/15 12:26pm 1/16/15 12:26pm

I love the show, but because they place so fast and loose with the pacing it's easy to walk away from for prolonged stretches. It's not really satisfying for a cliffhanger ending to pick up so much [.... 6 months? Or, 9 maybe? Possibly 4 years, judging by the age of the baby?] later at the start of the next episode. » 1/09/15 2:09pm 1/09/15 2:09pm

I wonder if just letting her get a second opinion from a doctor who surely would have told her the same thing could have avoided this. Seems like all she had to go on was the doctor saying "you need chemo" and her mom — who is also her teacher/principal/sole giver of information at home — saying "nah, you'll be fine."… » 1/08/15 5:26pm 1/08/15 5:26pm

"there are at least two dozen different ones known and at least 100 of them in total in existence– even I have a bunch. And they're in all the catalogs and they have a name. They're called Mort Rogers 1871 Boston scorecards and the 10 of them there are NOT worth a million dollars."

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