An e-mail hit the inbox: Pumpkin giveaway, brought to you by Zeb Haney.I’d seen the name on bus bench ads...
Updated: September 28, 2013, - 05:11 PM
“Eleanor and Park” is a book by Rainbow Rowell about outcast teens who fall in love in the mysterious, bygone...
Updated: September 26, 2013, - 10:09 PM
Oh, great: 35 candidates in the mayoral race means 35 people knocking on the door during supper. And 27 will...
Updated: September 21, 2013, - 06:32 PM
There’s an intersection I frequent where traffic moves through like a turtle swimming in congealed lard, so I take this...
Updated: September 19, 2013, - 07:34 PM
We’re conflicted about privacy. Some people will Facebook a picture of themselves sucking a Jell-O shot from the navel of...
Updated: September 14, 2013, - 04:27 PM
Feral cats? Let me tell you about our feral crows. They sit on the fence and yell at people.The intelligence...
Updated: September 12, 2013, - 07:36 PM
Saw Halloween gummies at the store last week. Makes sense: Labor Day is over, so naturally you roll out the...
Updated: September 07, 2013, - 02:00 PM
Every phone survey I’ve gotten goes like this, more or less:“Hello, Mr. Leekus?”“Lileks. It was Leekus but I had an...
Updated: September 05, 2013, - 09:32 PM
A poll has named the Giant Slide as the favorite ride at the State Fair. Personally, I’d choose the Tilt-a-Whirl. You have control. You wish to bob gently on the heaving metal plates? Enjoy. You want all your internal organs driven by centrifugal force to one side of your body?
Updated: August 31, 2013, - 10:45 PM