Month: November 2009

In a Girl’s Life, Boobs Are Big

It’s all about boobs. From about age 11 on. From the first bra to prom dresses to nursing — or not nursing. To lumps and doctors offices. One woman’s motivation to walk for Susan G. Komen. Part I of II.

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A 12-Year-Old Reviews the Droid

My 12-year-old cousin spent a significant chunk of Thanksgiving playing around with the Motorola/Verizon/Google Droid. While I’ll take issue with his contention that the battery life is good, I think you’ll find his “hands-on review” at least as good as my own from a few weeks back (okay, I admit, it’s better).

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Holiday Gift Guide 2009

As Cyber Monday rolls into town, we’d like to point out that the cost — or lack thereof — isn’t nearly as important as picking something cool. There are plenty of affordable-yet-awesome gifts, even without a “Cyber Monday” deal. Our list of gifts for 2010.

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Return of the Mystery Bird

We launched this site with a placeholder post positing the question “What the hell kind of bird is this?” Four months later, we’ve finally got our answer. Or at least, -an- answer.

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Cocktail Primer: Essential Cocktail Books

Once you start to become a real cocktail enthusiast, you will want to make drinks for yourself. For that, you’ll have to learn how to make them. For essential tips and tricks, here are some invaluable resources: several books that can help you appreciate the art of crafting a cocktail.

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