Are 40 of the 100 best American restaurants in New York City?

December 15, 2015 / 1 comment

In a new approach to ranking the top restaurants in the world, New York dominated the list when filtered for restaurants in the United States.

Gay Marriage is Legal! Let’s celebrate SCOTUS’ decision with cartoons and memes!

June 27, 2015 / 0 comments

With a 5-4 majority vote by the Supreme Court, same-sex marriage has been legalized across all 50 states in the United States of America.

R.I.P. David Carr

February 13, 2015 / 0 comments

Scrolling through social media this morning, I was saddened to learn that David Carr had passed away at the age of 58. 

On human empathy: How deeply do you care about complete strangers?

August 11, 2014 / 0 comments

I’ve been wanting to write something about the New York Times article, “The Dutch Mourn Flight 17’s Victims in Their Own Sober Way,” ever since I read it three weeks ago. The piece discussed how and why we mourn or empathize with certain events; how humans emotions are limited by the “distance” or “connection”

Pikachu mad and not know how to reconcile

How bad feelings can turn you into a jaded asshole without you knowing it

April 12, 2014 / 0 comments

I don’t think I am a particularly happy or sad person, but an approach I’m always trying to tweak is balancing good feelings and bad ones, and treating them equally.