How to Hire Fake Friends and Family
Great romcom story
This is how emojis get born
Hear hear. Oh no, read read
Maybe it gets better again after 50? That's almost, in
I adore old China and silverware. I hope this will happen in the Netherlands as well, thriftshop time (even though it is quite sad that people prefer ikea over the pretty stuff)
It's the food..
When you read this you think, we didn't do that bad
I understand why people dislike the idea, but I I think everyone should always have the right to write
Gotta love Sedaris
I'm glad I'm a girl
This sex education reads like it's from another era
Sweet love Story about movie makers making a sweet movie
Horrifyingly funny restaurant review
With The Deer Hunter still in postproduction, the name Meryl Streep meant nothing to the West Coast, apart from sounding like a Dutch pastry.
One of the weirdest online fake love stories ever
Movie like story
Organic or not? Nice explanation
We don't have school lunch here, great article about how it works on every level
I disagree with stereotyping and I have the (platonic) male friends to prove they're here whenever I need them and the female ones who have disappeared as well
I adore the pictures in this article. Sadly the Pucci murder story is only mentioned but not told in the article
I knew about the dinner with Obama, but I hadn't read it described as well as in this article
Funny experiment about how men react to different pictures of the same woman
Since I'm in a former communist country right now, reading about kgb agents is da bomb 💣
I find it fascinating who moderates dating sites and how they decide what's offensive. This is a lovely story about someone who does that and explains her dilemma's both moderating and dating. Here's a personal example that made me laugh out loud
“Do you know about astronomy?” I didn’t reply. The next morning he wrote, “I’m surprised that an ugly sl*ut like you acts the way you do. Seriously bi*tch, look in the mirror. Dumb cu*nt.”
I was surprised anyone could have such a poor understanding of asterisks."
About memories, depression, drugs, love and the titanic sinking. Beautiful
I never even knew places like this existed to go to with your husband. And somehow I don't know if taking a bath in a champagne glass shaped tub would do anything for me except make me laugh really hard. I did enjoy reading about it though
"Adulthood, it turns out, involves cleaning and cooking and money stress, dentist appointments and deadlines. Recently there has been a double dose of erotic kryptonite: middle school applications and the election. Neal and I feel so worn down that we decide the only cure is to take a bath together seven feet in the air."
Some of the best storytellers in the world write for Pixar. Super cool you can learn from them for free online
He forgot to mention the most difficult one. Get out of bed. Great routine though. Not impossible either
Girly article. Super cool costumes. Can't wait to see the movie
Then one day, in a perfect paradox, I surrendered to my addiction and never had to use again. Addiction, I discovered, wasn’t a by-product of drug abuse. It was a false filling-up of spiritual emptiness, a set of protective repetitions designed to eliminate difficult feelings and choices.
The intimacy of small letters
Letting your doubts cloud your belief in someone (or something) practically ensures their failure. Medical professionals call this the “nocebo” effect.
Serial killer Sunday
Imagine rembering every day of your life. Every detail with the date attached. But if you close your eyes you have no idea what the person talking to you is wearing
Lawyer to the stars. They all love him. Except Bill Cosby
“I got a hundred million reasons to say, ‘Thank you, Marty,’ ” Sheen said. But he was just warming up. “A lot has been said about my past exploits, but trust me, I never screwed any hooker as hard as Marty screwed Warner Bros.,” he went on. “Marty Singer might be the only person who’s fucked more people in Hollywood than I have.”
About writing arrested development. How writing for Netflix is different from writing weekly episodes. And Michael Cera and much more