I hate the word "expat" and never use it to... →
A former Newsweek Researcher recalls two of her colleagues being dispatched to a...– The three-martini lunch: totally a real thing. (via newsweek) Three martini lunches, ha. You should have been to the office parties.
In which Republican presidential candidate Rick... →
inothernews: Rick Santorum — a jackass in any language. What’s the big deal, Rick? George Bush Jr. can’t speak English either and he made it through two terms as president.
I wanted to write about the New York of people who come here and make new lives,...– Salman Rushdie in his Paris Review interview (via timpiste) === Replace New York with The Internet (via msg) Which is why, when people ask me where I’m from, I don’t say, “the US”, I say, “New York”.