My new obsession is trying and failing to be excited about Christmas.
From Jacob Goldstein, a reporter for Planet Money: “I don’t know anything about American Apparel. But as to why our shirt was not sewn in America: We wanted to understand the way most T-shirts that are sold in America are made. And the vast majority of shirts sold in America are made overseas.”
Who wants to marry me and combine salaries and get a tax break and get a dog?
"I tend to be cynical about a lot of things, but Maya Angelou is somebody that no matter how much I pick her apart, she still has integrity. She was a victim of incest and rape, and she worked as a stripper. And now she’s a literary icon and Nobel Laureate. It goes to show that life is cumulative, and you can’t devalue any type of experience."