A shopping day at IKEA took a toll on more than the pocketbook – lesson learned.
From Sociological Images comes a report that is, apparently, not a joke: Australian IKEA opens a Manland to drop off men who don’t want to participate in shopping. My reaction is something like this:
I’ve never been a particularly practical person. Which is why I was dreading assembling a cot (that’s UK-speak for crib) from Ikea. Yesterday I did something amazing. I surprised myself and others with a feat that can only be described as a ‘courageous act.’ People will talk of this moment from generation to generation, […]