Okay, I’ve had my Mac for 4 months now so I’ve given myself time to get adjusted - find things I love, things I like and things I just can’t get used to. Mostly I’m very happy with the PC-to-Mac transition, but I will never call myself a Mac person (rather than a person who has a Mac) because I fucking hate Finder. It’s totally inflexible and definitely a step down...
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The reason we generally like markets is that the profit incentive spurs useful...– Ezra Klein - The Truth About the Insurance Industry (via patrixio)
If private insurers say that the marketplace provides the best quality health...– President Obama making perfect sense in his press conference today (via Bob Cesca) (via patrixio)
“It’s partly a coping mechanism,” Dr. Ratanawongsa said. “We tell ourselves that...– Taking Time for the Self on the Path to Becoming a Doctor — NYTimes I think this just as easily applies to those of us on the path to becoming a non-medical doctor, or to anyone working too hard in any field.
Pixar grants girl's dying wish to see 'Up' →
Obama Will Give Benefits to Gay Federal Workers. ... →
This new memorandum is actually more offensive than it is tolerating. A White House official actually admitted to the NYT this ridiculous move was merely an attempt to lure the LGBT community back to DNC fundraisers after last week’s awful pro-DOMA brief. So depressing.
Long Island Boys: Long Island’s packing some serious balls. We can beat up any other state you got. Samantha Bee: What state could you beat up? And please don’t say Rhode Island or Connecticut, cause everybody knows those states are pussy states. beccaginns: long island wants to secede Video link since the embed isn’t working for me:...
Air France crash dodger dies in a car accident →
An Italian woman was too late to board the Air France flight that crashed in the Atlantic, killing all its 228 passengers, has died in a car accident. Final Destination becomes reality? If I were her husband (who also missed the flight), I would be watching my back at every turn.
Woman sentenced 1 year for dashing on $20 tab →
Makes me happy that my friends and I didn’t walk out on our $164 tab last week. (Although I think it would have been justified since we didn’t get half the food we ordered - and no apologies either - and it took the waitress over an hour to bring us our check after we asked for it.)
Alert: Crunchberries are not a real fruit! →
But here’s the thing: the more interested I get in Famous Writer’s...– Lev Grossman in Desperately Trying to Quit Twitter
Miracle on the Hudson Luggage Returned →