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 Read more

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 Read more

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 Read more

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 Read more

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! :)