Interesting article, that boils down to “using humor in the workplace raises the status of male employees, but has the opposite effect for women...”
We started watching Motown Magic with KidK in the mornings while getting ready for school, and the whole family is LOVING it.
We found some gorgeous mushrooms, fantastic local cheese, hard-neck garlic and shallots at the farmers market this morning. So I’m planning a mushroom risotto for supper.
A dude in my office just walked into the men’s restroom while eating a sandwich. Then set it on the sink counter and walked off to use the toilet.
Too good not to share :D
Gimmie your best .gifs! :)
The ESPN article below has a better write-up of this, but to summarize...
But I know exactly when I’ll be back. Heading to London to meet LadyK and KidK at the in-laws house for a week of vacation.
I shall be having the drinks this evening.
Whine warning :(
Former President Bush (Senior) passed away today at 94.
For all our flaws as a species... we are capable of wondrous things.
I know there are a few other GT’ers who are gamers as well, and I wanted to give a heads up and trigger warning about something I ran across last night while playing Red Dead Redemption 2.
Winter, and it’s accompanying snow days, is nigh, or here depending on where you live.
I don’t mean “I want to be the first person on Mars” kinda dreams, I mean the sleeping kind where your brain REALLY lets loose.
ETA: Taema has correctly pointed out that Pence only swears in Senators, and both Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib will be serving in the House, so unfortunately we’ll have to be content with knowing that the very existence of strong, confident, non-Christian, women of color, in the halls of government will be an affront…
So at the ripe old age of 40-something... I need hearing aids.
It’s terrifying, stressful, exhausting, and frustrating, but being a father is seriously the best thing that has ever happened to me. I’m a better person from the influence this little person has on me. She makes me think more carefully about what I say and do every day, and I learn so much from her.
This doesn’t suddenly make me think that Jeff Bezos is a good person, but it does go a long way towards making me feel better about my relationship to Amazon.
From the judge: