ASnowdenofYesteryear
asnowdenofyesteryear
11/1/19
7:08 AM
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Actually, it hasn’t except for a dropped ball in turbulence, because I always fly in a window seat and use wooden circular needles, to reduce the clicking AND keep my arms and elbows in my own damn seat.

10/31/19
11:08 AM
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If you recline more than half way during daylight hours you are a monster. I actually pack so I can put my hand luggage under the seat in front of me to keep it handy (I knit during long flights), and if someone reclines all the way I can’t get to my stuff without banging the seat.

Which usually gets me screamed at, Read more

10/22/19
8:36 AM
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Thanks for the correction/clarification! And yeah, it’s been A LONG time coming, and I do think Savita’s tragedy did have an effect on this finally making it through.

9/11/19
9:50 PM
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It’s been a bad one for me too this year. I try to listen to The Disintegration Loops by William Basinski every year. It's actually in the 9/11 museum. 

7/19/19
7:20 AM
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You clearly do not understand much about Jewish cultural identity and history if you don’t understand how much of a founder effect there is in Ashkenazi genetics and how little admixture from non Jewish populations there was. A pre-war Jew in Berlin would be much much much more closely related to me than a non-Jewish Read more

6/11/19
4:08 AM
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Godddd how annoying.

I never thought of weaponizing Ask A Manager into malicious compliance, that’s brilliant!

5/21/19
5:49 PM
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I’m in Amsterdam! I love my internship, but my roommate is... meh. Like an improvement on my previous roommates, but a very mansplain-y 22 year old who WILL NOT SHUT UP ABOUT HIMSELF. I was out cooking, with Star Trek on my laptop, and he came out to talk to me and kept taaaalllllkkking. Like, you’d think the watching

4/16/19
7:34 AM
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Who paid for her tea and cake??

But god, fuck DPW. Oh my god I would have lost my cool IMMEDIATELY.

4/13/19
1:40 PM
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I had Dakine messenger bags (oh, 2008)for many years, good choice! I actually had to upgrade to a larger, better backpack myself because I’ve been having shoulder pain. Read more

4/13/19
1:34 PM
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Haha I can’t believe Fjällraven's kommunistpuckel (communist hump) Kånken is the thing that jumped across the pond!