Unpopular Opinions

Baby, It’s Cold with Outside And Has A 99% Chance of Manufactured Outrage

Far for me to express any bit of disappointment when I heard the news of Baby, It's Cold Outside was on the brink of extinction. As it should be, but not over manufactured motives. I just don't like the song. Every holiday season, the song invades every holiday radio and playlist, sung by every notable… Continue reading Baby, It’s Cold with Outside And Has A 99% Chance of Manufactured Outrage

Society, Unpopular Opinions

Why I No Longer Celebrate Society’s Christmas

In previous years, I was heavily embroiled in all of the commercial intricacies that come with the Christmas. I was always strategizing over the holiday decor, both inside and out; always scrutinizing over every little detail for the perfect holiday gift. There is the shopping and fighting long lines, surrounded by some of the most… Continue reading Why I No Longer Celebrate Society’s Christmas

Society

Skip the BS: The Office Holiday Party

Nothing grosses me out more than coming across photos of company holiday parties. Just.gross. From the holiday sweaters, the dumb reindeer antlers, and the idiotic duck faces (made by people over the age of 21). Many of the folks hold their drinks of choice in their hands, with fictitious grins that cascade across sweaty faces… Continue reading Skip the BS: The Office Holiday Party

Digital Age, Society

Open letter to Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia Founder

Dear Mr. Wales: I understand your concern. Everyone and anyone wants my hard-earned money. (It’s actually my husband’s money, but still.) I still have a little bit of money left from my previous job that I can do whatever I please with it. Your intrusive pop-up is not going to convince me otherwise. It seems… Continue reading Open letter to Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia Founder

Society

Turkeys Before Jerkies™

Indeed, that is a lit turkey in front of my house. I’m certain I am the only person that celebrates gratitude before a hypothetical (yes…..HYPOTHETICAL unless you can locate the exact date of birth in the Bible, and I will retract) and over-commercialized birthday. There is no definitive proof that Jesus was born on December… Continue reading Turkeys Before Jerkies™