Category Archives: Just Kill Me Now

Oh What a Tangled Web We Weave . . .

When we start Googling tarantulas. leave it alone–you are stressing it out. Previously, (insert Law and Order music) we learned that Cambodian Zebra Tarantulas are an intergalactic, farm-raised delicacy, ready to delight friends and family. But questions remained unanswered: Why … Continue reading

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Coming to a Workplace Near You

I knew no good would come of this gadget. It starts out innocently enough, a cute little step counter designed to make you feel oh-so-superior to everyone else as you embark on FITNESS. And now, Wearables at work: the new … Continue reading

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Ask This Question and Risk Death

He asked her if she was getting any writing done. Now he has a knife sticking out of his chest. Don’t let this be you. I have been queried of late as to whether I am “working on my book.” … Continue reading

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Competitive Mother’s Day Gloating Races

This is truly one of the most annoying “holidays” of the year. A day of forced gift-giving, going out to dinner, and buying the appropriate greeting card for people who only tolerate each other because they are related. Children with … Continue reading

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Tarantulas Apparently Have Press Agents

Another Public Service Announcement, with Bonus Travel Tips. Dr. Jennifer Smith, a research officer at the University of Queensland’s Institute for Molecular Bioscience, is one of the authors of a recent Australian study that found certain peptides—the building blocks of … Continue reading

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