• 2741ATHERhood, PART 7: Postpartum

    by Jonathan Lyons

    ” I did not want to admit that I was suffering from mental illness, because that was ultimately an admission that I could not fix my problems through force of will.”

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  • STINGING TONGUES AND REGAL WAVES (Shanghai, China)

    by Claire Moshenberg

    The flustered noodle man dropped the noodle twice and was replaced with the head noodle man, who flung the dough around my head at breakneck speed, then made complicated dough webs dance through the air before dropping the noodle in the bubbling Szechuan hot pot broth.

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  • HITTING THE WINDOW

    by Steve Clem

    “We’ve all seen this happen before. And we look at the bird and think, ‘How fucking stupid is this thing?'”

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BROODING

by John Idstrom October 22, 2013

“I have concluded that it is well-nigh time to reinvent myself.”

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IMPEACH THIS DAD

by Steve Clem October 17, 2013

“I just wish I weren’t the only head-of-household going through this situation right now.”

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TRILLION-DOLLAR TEMPEST IN A TEA BAG

by Eric Zawadzki October 9, 2013

Okay, so let’s talk debt ceiling and the possibility of default by the US.

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THE SHUTDOWN: ADDENDA AND ERRATA

by E.C. Fish October 5, 2013

“We wouldn’t be suffering from the dreaded “information overload” our overloaded media streams decry every now and then if we just ignored the parts that were empty crap.”

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HAVE YOU SEEN THIS BULLSHIT?: PLAY-ACTING POVERTY

by Lauren Lightningstorm September 20, 2013

“…even a very thoughtful tourist is still a tourist.”

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SYRIAN DEBATE PREMATURE AND EMPTY

by E.C. Fish September 8, 2013

“While it’s important in principle that we have these discussions as a nation, at some point it becomes even more important that we know what the hell we’re talking about.”

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PICTURE PERFECT

by Steve Clem August 30, 2013

“Ten years ago today, I had one of those magical moments as a parent.”

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GMAN AND ME

by Steve Clem August 28, 2013

“Let me pinpoint for you my darkest moment as a dad…”

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