I swear to god, if I see another “Single’s Awareness Day” status up I’m going to start openly mocking these people. The joke hits the unfunny trifecta (the trifecta being that it’s pathetic, overused, and dumb) and god, it’s just so pathetic. Beyond the obvious acronym created (SAD) it just implies that being alone means that you’re somewhat less of a person. First, let’s be completely clear, no one in a relationship really gives a shit whether you’re taken or not. I’m fairly certain that today of all days, they’re just a little bit self-involved, which is completely fine. They’re not the ones actively making you aware that you’re single, you are. It’s a nice little kick in the ass to realize that you’re the one causing all your angst. Kinda takes the wind out of your sails doesn’t it?
Does anyone really care about the SI Swimsuit Issue anymore? I mean, c’mon, it’s the internet age. On the flip side, Vanity Fair has a little compendium of starlets who’ve they’ve shot in a retro pinup style. Be still my beating heart. (source: Vanity Fair) Continue reading A Brief Aside: The Relevance of the SI Swimsuit Issue (or I Love Pin-Ups)