What is with Gawker's love affair with Uber?

I know it's mainly a Valleywag thing (and Gawker seems to share every single VW article to its mainpage), but like, who gives a shit about every single detail ever about Uber? I only really lurk on Gawker, but I've stopped looking at it as much as I used to specifically because I don't ever want to hear anyone talk… » 9/10/14 8:58pm 9/10/14 8:58pm

Stop Being a Sloth: Take 2 (TW weight, depression stuff)

I want to lose a few (ehm, a lot of) pounds, but my main concern is being healthy and wherever my body lands when I am healthy is fine. I am not healthy now - I gained about 70 lbs in two years, I think mostly due to depression/grief, and that shit has just STAYED PUT - my metabolism has clearly taken a turn. Now that… » 9/07/14 10:37am 9/07/14 10:37am

[Mini-Rant] H8er Alert: Stop With The Emmys!

Maybe this is an unpopular opinion. I feel like the seemingly limited space of the internet (I KNOW) is just about the Emmys. I just hate being overloaded with one, relatively unimportant topic over and over again. It's worse than people talking at me about sports.* I don't hate people who like the Emmys, or want to… » 8/26/14 12:29pm 8/26/14 12:29pm

I Love Tina

It's no secret, particularly lately, that Tina Belcher is amazing, but I just want to repeat it. I want to mention that I am solidly a fan of Bob's Burgers, and while I couldn't pick a favorite character, Tina is just great. I think literally every character is awesome. Many of them somehow straddle a familiar trope… » 8/23/14 12:20pm 8/23/14 12:20pm