Rob Delaney: On Depression & Getting Help →
This was originally posted February 26, 2010. I deal with suicidal, unipolar depression and I take medication daily to treat it. Over the past seven years, I’ve had two episodes that were severe and during which I thought almost exclusively of suicide. I did not eat much and lost weight during…
Many eulogizers have prefaced their obits with “love him or hate him…,” but...– Sean O’Neal puts it nicely in The AV Club. In the end and at the end, Hitchens made me feel braver about most things, and especially non-existence, than any sermon ever could. That is all. (via areasofmyexpertise)
Review: A Game of Thrones
shutupshow: Quinns: This month saw the release of a beautiful new edition of the Game of Thrones board game, a game of duplicity and scheming that, according to rumours, is so mean it’s actually capable of damaging friendships. Yesterday Paul and I played it, and today we seek to answer two very serious questions. One, should you buy it? And two, following his incredible defeat, will Paul...
When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s...– John Lennon
My Occupy LA Arrest, by Patrick Meighan →
blogspot.com My name is Patrick Meighan, and I’m a husband, a father, a writer on the Fox animated sitcom “Family Guy”, and a member of the Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Santa Monica. I was arrested at about 1 a.m.… Please read and share this. It’s unbelievable how the press is completely distorting the truth of police brutality and blatant disregard for...