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You have to watch the Grizzwald family in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation or the Parker family in A Christmas Story at least once every holiday season for the rest of your life, with the catch being that the film you DON’T choose gets eradicated out of existence forever. YOU MUST CHOOSE!
Mine isn’t a tale of reckless debauchery, but it was one of the rare occasions where my nominal gifts actually managed to impress people rather than alienate them. Hopefully yours are a lot less boring.
There probably hasn’t been a year where a new variation of A CHRISTMAS CAROL hasn’t been produced–whether it’s a movie, a TV special, a very special episode, a cartoon or something else entirely.
What’s the one holiday album that you could listen to anytime of the year? The one that you think is as important as any other album its creator has ever released?
You may think it’s strange, but there’s a joy to dining solo that I haven’t been able to recreate anywhere else.
One of my weirdo hobbies is to try and imitate some of my favourite non-singing singers singing covers they are unlikely to ever perform.
Thanks to the Internet we can read the temperature in the cultural room far more easily than ever before
I say this because my dominant dream from my youth was pretty frickin’ dark and involved all of you no longer existing.
Would the love you experience be enough for you to put up with the rest of the world thinking you’re crazy? Or would you have to give up your fantasy for something people can actually believe?
There in the corner is an enormous elaborately decorated Christmas tree sitting beside an equally elaborate nativity scene constructed using department store mannequins.
You can totally be the God of Air Conditioning or the God of Easy Listening Music if that’s what you’re into.
It’s pretty easy to understand why so many people are very, very, very upset right now. Tell us about your worst experiences with the law. Let’s make this personal.
Frustrated and feeling devalued by strangers, Nick Browne addresses his future reaction to being called a ‘babysitter’ when he is alone with his kids.
Why make promises if you’re planning to break them? Why give someone hope of a better, happier future when you’re planning on taking it away?
I’ve got your Big Bang Theory right here.
When your dream of self-employment is threatened, when should you suck it up and work for someone else?
There isn’t a list of things that these couples do differently. There’s one difficult thing they choose to accept.
It is exhausting to live in fear, and worse than that … it keeps you from living.
Should I feel good about myself? After all, I was going home to eat from my refrigerator and sleep in my bed while those poor souls were back on the street.
James A. Landrith compares the differences between books and e-books, and what he finds might surprise you.
As accomplished as I may seem to be, I experience imposter syndrome, which tells me I will never be enough.
Central to healing boyhood sexual abuse, is the curative power of love and validation.
After eight years of higher education he landed a dream job, then left it all to be his own boss.
Douglas Luman considers boyhood and the difficulties of growing up in this “sourced poem.”
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.