Sure people would do it if it was possible and profitable. But it's still bizarre. That's why most of the criticism is directed at the person who says "I want to pay you millions just to be a nonsense gorgeous person," not the woman who takes them up on it. » 7/18/14 2:06pm Friday 2:06pm

Ding ding ding! One of the first things I thought of after HL is the inversion. It's pretty much illegal for a potential employer to ask an interviewee their religious beliefs to help determine if they should get the job, but now interviewees will have to ask the corporation's "religious beliefs" to determine… » 7/17/14 3:45pm Thursday 3:45pm

I can't get on board with some of these (frozen chopped onions? onions keep for over a month in the fridge and take almost no time to chop!), but here's my two cents — an assortment of vinegars. Lots of flavor for essentially no calories, insanely versatile, good for you, and keeps forever in a cupboard. Red or… » 7/17/14 12:09pm Thursday 12:09pm

Club promoters are basically the dreggiest dregs of society. I wouldn't text one from a burner. Also I don't think the #1 Nightclub in America!! would need to promote this hamfistedly (texting her again and again when she doesn't respond, not taking "thanks anyway" for an answer). » 7/16/14 5:38pm Wednesday 5:38pm

That's the top 9 percent of all HS graduates in the state of California, using some kind of index to get the ranking. So it's going to skew heavily toward graduates of rich, AP-heavy high schools based on the formula used to get to the "admissions index." Texas' program is for kids that are in the top 10% of their » 7/16/14 4:27pm Wednesday 4:27pm

Infinite Jest came out in 1996, Goldfinch came out last October, Hard Choices came out less than a month ago. There is a very real possibility that the people who have highlighted the early passages of the latter are still reading, as opposed to have given up on the book altogether. » 7/09/14 3:44pm 7/09/14 3:44pm