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Rachel Zegler and the internet mob

August 14, 2023

I made a promise at the start of the strikes not to give any struck companies promotion for free. And…

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Logan Mailloux: The Same Story, on Repeat

Posted in hockey, nhl, Pirate
October 6, 2022

The Montreal Canadiens announced that they’re offering Logan Mailloux an entry level three year contract. I can’t tell you what…

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What to do: Speak up? Sweep it under the rug?

I spend a lot of my time on TikTok, and I’ve found myself on the outskirts of BookTok. Mostly because…

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Insurrection in DC leads to a lot of familiar discourse

January 10, 2021

I’ve seen a lot of strange takes following the Insurrection in DC of the Capitol building, aka Trump’s coup attempt.…

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Wonder Woman 84: Not all Nostalgia is Welcome

January 7, 2021

Like many people, I saw Wonder Woman 84 over the holidays. And, I’ve been trying to figure out how to…

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Do You Believe in Miracles? Not when it comes to the 1980 US Men’s Hockey Team.

February 23, 2020

If you know anything about hockey, just from pop culture – you probably know two things. The Mighty Ducks and…

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When Kindness is a Trap

Posted in Pirate
October 11, 2019

I’m a mom – one of the first things I did as a mother was teach my boys about kindness.…

October 10, 2019

Crohns Recovery – Week 8 at the gym

Crohns recovery means something different every time I’ve brought it up. Up until this last year, recovery meant laying down…

We Are Not Things

Posted in Pirate
May 16, 2019

No matter what your personal opinion is, whether or not you would have an abortion or not – you should…

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Assuming the Worst: Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper

Posted in Pirate, sexism
February 28, 2019

All I’ve heard for days were rapturous fans going on and on about Lady Gagy and Bradley Cooper’s Oscars performance…