Anna Holmes
annaholmes
10/11/13
3:34 PM
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I refuse to watch this disgusting-looking video but I have two self-promotional things to share. 1) I wrote about women who pick at their partners' zits 10 years ago and I LOVED reporting it: http://www.salon.com/2003/08/11/gro… 2) for those of you who are into this sort of stuff, the "Zits" entry in the Book of

10/10/13
9:37 AM
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This comment was very constructive, actually - thanks. :) We're putting more excerpts up on the dedicated (external) site before launch but I will ask the site designer to speed up the process of getting those up.

10/10/13
9:27 AM
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Nope. Not lazy, simply an attempt to vary the lengths of the 1,000 entries in a book that had to fit into 300 pages (plus pictures). And as I say above, readers are more than welcome to add details or make constructive suggestions or specific annotations to entries that they feel are missing things or have opinions

10/9/13
11:28 PM
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"Or they just weren't going to try on letters they couldn't get to anything to write about for." This is a bit silly. My decisions on what excerpts to post take into account a number of factors, including 1) what sort of excerpt was posted the day before (was it about a person? An idea? An organization? A pop-culture

10/9/13
11:20 PM
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Not really, because there have been about 12 excerpts so far - all of which exist permanently on the internal bookofjezebel.jezebel.com site and are cross-posted to the main Jezebel page each day. So I’m assuming you haven’t looked at internal site’s main page or seen the excerpts cross-posted because if you had you’d

10/9/13
3:08 PM
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I sure did, and ended up with bruised and sore hipbones. #TMI

10/9/13
9:25 AM
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You don't need to predict the entry because the entirety of it is posted above. :)

10/2/13
3:45 PM
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"Lesbian shitasses" makes multiple appearances in the book, is all I can say. :)

10/1/13
3:18 PM
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The cookies are in illustration. (Also we have to leave some stuff out so that people can add to/comment on the entries.) :)

9/24/13
7:50 PM
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I think it's a little too adult for a 12 year old but then again, 12 year olds are a lot more worldly than they were when I was that age (in 1985).

9/19/13
5:54 PM
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I have also been missing! (Not sure that's grammatically correct, but you know what I mean.) :)

9/19/13
5:53 PM
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I *hope* they are crowded, but not insanely. Also drinks afterwards are a distinct possibility! :)