Tag Archives: manners

Seen and Not Heard

Having repatriated to Suburbia about three and a half years ago, I find myself swimming in slightly different waters. Not so much with sharks, I have freshwater roots, after all—Large Mouth Bass might be more appropriate. Which is to say, … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Who’s Coming to Dinner?

This week’s Heartlander is he who is conspicuous by his absence at the Table—Lindsay Graham. According to Quinnipiac, The Donald leads the Republican field. Mr. Graham is not on the list . . . . Northern though I be, I … Continue reading

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Bottoms Up?

So, news recently, which turns out to be dated, but in a timeless kind of way, that contemporary Americans’ drinking habits run a gamut from none at all to under a bridge. Specifically, the Washington Post recently ran a brief … Continue reading

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Fight Like a Girl

So, this week’s news in feminism is that Emma Watson of Harry Potter fame gave an impassioned speech advocating for gender equality. The response of some internet troll: He plans to post naked pictures of Ms. Watson that he got … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Mind Your Manners

So, today I played a little April Fool and pretend to have turned to Veganism.  Ha, ha, on you!!!!  No way.  I’m not giving up dairy products and hamburgers for nothin’ little Barbie Dolls, move over and pass the chocolate … Continue reading

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Workplace Wednesday: Let’s Just Put It Out There

So, a bit aback (it was actually last summer), some Baby Boomer Jackhat wrote an ultra-snotty interwebs piece about how crap younger workers were at interviews and that’s why we don’t have jobs.  The piece was particularly focused on entry-level … Continue reading

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Workplace Wednesday: Be Nice

So, due to technical difficulties, I was on blackout for the last week.  What, no warning?  That’s right–ya get what you pay for!  Blame WordPress for Mobile. Short and sweet this time.  Do not call me lazy.  1.  It is … Continue reading

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