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Feb 25, 2008

Tell Your (Modern) Love Story and Get Published in The NY Times!

The infamous Modern Love column in The New York Times is looking to the college demographic to find out what...

Feb 7, 2008

Chick Lit That Won’t Rot Your Brain

Chick lit—one step above romance novels and one step (OK…maybe a few steps) below Jane Austen on the Ladder of...

Feb 6, 2008

Need an A+? Berate Your Ex! (and Other Writing Tips)

I don’t know about you, but sometimes it can take me a while to get into the academic-paper-writing mood of...

Goodreads: The Place for Book Nerds

“I would rather set my hair on fire than read this book again.” “Saying this is the best book I’ve...

Jan 24, 2008

Writing College Papers: The Art of Bullshit

I was an English major during undergrad, and people often have the misconception that English majors enjoy writing papers. I...

Jan 23, 2008

Back to School: Internet Research for Procrastinators

We’ve all been there. It’s a little past 2am and you’re 3 paragraphs into a paper due in a few...

Sep 3, 2007

Jul 4, 2007

Blog Reading for Voyeurs

I’ll admit it—I’m a voyeur. Not the stand in your bushes, peer in your window type, but the naturally curious...

May 27, 2007

I nominate Jessica Simpson for a Pulitzer

So apparently Jessica’s newfound freedom has caused her to tap into her deep and intellectual side recently. I was not...