I saw this on Reddit the other day and I thought I’d write something about how it seemed like a great idea for ESPN. But I didn’t, because I got distracted by nice weather and enjoying my last few days of having nothing to do.
An ancillary Facebook friend, one I can’t even remember, liked an article on BuzzFeed about books that changed lives. I’m a recovering English major, a journalist and a writer—and still I groaned. It’s such a lazy way of describing what great art can do. Or
A few years ago, right after Thanksgiving, I felt really fat. I mean, I always knew I was fat – I had been as long as I can remember, but Thanksgiving had made things worse. My button-down shirts had stopped buttoning-down so easily. So I decided
Sometimes you just want to listen to rock music. You feel a yearning to listen to the kind of music that clangs in your ears and makes your body move. There isn’t much for me these days. Most of what I listen to is odd and
Remember that time I called this place a thought collection bin. Well, here goes. Writers are supposed to do something called morning pages, where you push forward, writing whatever comes to mind and that clears your head for the day. I’ve never tried that before,
Here’s a funny thing: it looks like Marriott sent out an offer to new hires at Deloitte to give them free Platinum Elite status for a year, but they forgot to lock the offer to just Deloitte hires. I do not work for Deloitte, and
A confession: I didn’t vote yesterday in the midterm elections. If anyone ever reads this, I’m running the risk of being called a bad citizen, a bad American, or, you know, whatever else. Let me be clear, I’m not defending not voting; this is, in
*note: This was originally posted on a Medill class website. “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.” -Mike Tyson I woke up in the middle of it. There’s nowhere to go onstage. And if you look down at your notes it
This article originally appeared on Medium, but we wanted to get some content up here. Imagine being in Mumford & Sons. You formed a band, successfully co-opted another country’s musical history, and managed to produce a Grammy-winning record. You got to play with Bob Dylan
We’re launching soon, but here are some thoughts from co-founder Tim on what we’re all about. Stay tuned, internet.