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SIX OF THE WORST… things about birthdays

My birthday is this month (as is our esteemed editor's, as it happens). I'm not looking forward to it. In fact, for the past several years, I haven't looked forward to my birthday. It's just... [...]

By |May 6th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things about starting a restrictive diet

I lost a lot of weight between November 2012 and November 2013. Then I gained almost all of it back. Last month I decided I'd had enough, and I was going to start a very [...]

By |April 15th, 2015|Nerd Kitchen, Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE WORST… side effects of losing your memory

Today is April Fool's Day here in the U.S., but I'd like to talk about something very serious today. I'm losing my memory. Most of my friends know at least a little something about this, [...]

By |April 1st, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things to reset when changing jobs

I changed jobs recently. I left the company I used to work at, bearing them no ill will and burning no bridges. I simply wanted a different challenge -- and I freely admit that sometimes [...]

By |March 25th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… reasons to sleep with clothes on

Last week my column was about reasons to sleep naked -- intimacy, comfort, easy access, and so on. But there are some times when you just don't want to sleep naked, or you can't, or [...]

By |March 18th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|2 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… reasons to sleep naked

This morning, I was talking to my boss and somehow we got onto the discussion about what it's like to share a bed after sleeping alone for a while, and what it's like to sleep [...]

By |March 11th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|1 Comment

SIX OF THE WORST… things about applying for jobs

It's finally happened. You're fed up with your job, and you want a change. Or maybe you were downsized and need to find work. Job hunting sucks. It's hard. It's basically a full-time job -- [...]

By |March 4th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… weird Google searches I made in 2015 (so far)

I recently had the occasion to go through my Google history looking for an article I'd closed but wanted to share with a friend. I happened to find my search history at the same time, [...]

By |February 25th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… on-screen Batmen

I can't believe I didn't think of writing this article sooner, what with the impending arrival of Batfleck, but... yeah. There have been six major on-screen iterations of Batman (not counting Saturday morning cartoons when [...]

By |February 18th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments