In 1900, to buy a dozen eggs, it took a little bit more than an hour’s worth of...– Marilyn Geewax, NPR’s senior business editor For some reason, I can’t stop thinking about this quote. Chewy. —Sarah (via npr) Holy shit. Who makes 23 bucks an hour? I wish.
You know you live in a small town when the editor...
How do you edit a newspaper, and yet not know that?
The sign of a beautiful person is that he always sees beauty in others.– Omar Suleiman (via peacefulvisions)
I’ve never been told to grow up by anyone remotely happy.– Eep eep. (via 8bitmonkey)
Went fishing with my 17 year old nephew tonight. He’s a good kid. We had fun. We caught 6 catfish in an hour and half. Big ones too. The last one had a snake hanging out of it’s mouth. We were done fishing after that. It stunk too. It was so nasty.
Cayden Long, Boy With Cerebral Palsy, Competes In... →
Despite being broke, I blew thirty bucks on a NERF...
I'm so jacked up about the Olympics.
I really love watching the athletes and hearing their stories.
I was a little scared in the movie theater tonight watch Dark Knight Rises. I live in a tiny town where shit like that doesn’t happen. I’ve never had a fear like that before. It was weird. It wasn’t bad enough to make me get up and leave, but I did have a feeling of fear overtake me momentarily a couple times during the movie. It was awesome by the way. I really need one...
Things I know for sure, part 27
tanshoesandpinkshoelaces: Getting involved in an argument on Facebook is always, always, always a waste of time. No shit. Lesson learned over the last 24 hours.
Got my first jacked up toenail. Yay me.
It’s not exactly black, but it’s blueish purple and looks like it’s pulling away on one side. I can’t seem to trim it, so I have no idea how to proceed. I guess I’ll strap a bandaid on it when I go “run” later.
Wellllllp, I unquit my tri today.
About a month ago I decided that I wasn’t going to do it because I didn’t have enough time to really get ready. I have way less time now, but I can complete the distance without dying. It will probably take around 2.5 hours (pathetic) but if I work on it for the next 4 weeks, I’ll probably be okay. I decided that I can’t let fear run my life anymore. Also, if I keep...