Mary Lambert: Groupthink on Stage!

I saw Mary Lambert in concert this week and she was basically the best and you should go see her. If you squeezed Groupthink into one person and made her sing, you would probably get Mary Lambert. She was charming and hilarious and sparkly and she talked about love and rape and farts and body image and butts and… » 10/25/14 12:56pm Saturday 12:56pm

Help me email my asshole landlord, part 2 [Updated]

There's a leak in the salon downstairs and it seems to be coming from where our shower is. Yesterday the landlord emailed us asking if we had showered/done laundry/used the dishwasher during the time the leak showed up. We emailed him back this morning around 11, and he immediately responded saying that the plumber… » 8/26/14 5:51pm 8/26/14 5:51pm

My boss just walked into a room...

...to find five of us (including the assistant director of the department) huddled around one of my coworker's computers watching Prancercise. (Because there's a new one we hadn't seen yet! With horses and zebra pants!) Then she offered us some marzipan and we all Prancercised back to our respective desks. It's just… » 8/14/14 3:43pm 8/14/14 3:43pm

Open Thread: What Do You Make For Leftovers?

I'll admit it: this week's open thread is a little selfish. Since I started working late nights on Thursdays and Fridays, I've found that I really need to make all of my food for those days on Wednesday. This usually means making extra of Wednesday's dinner and taking it for lunch and dinner the next two days. As you… » 8/01/14 12:00pm 8/01/14 12:00pm