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About pantsinspace

I'm an inch deep and a mile wide. Not literally. But literarily, sure.

Louis CK is giving a lot of people PTSD

I am not dropping any knowledge on anyone when I note that Louis CK, who, until the middle of last week was pretty much everyone I know’s favorite comedian, (welcome to the top slot, Aziz Ansari) admitted to sexual misconduct. … Continue reading

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Wiffle ball and the practice of happiness

This isn’t about politics. This is about wiffle ball. A couple months ago, a young man drove his car into a crowd in Charlottesville, Virginia, injuring several people and killing Heather Heyer. I’m afraid there’s nothing new about hate so … Continue reading

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Oh my God, FINE. I will help you with your profile

Which one are you on — Tinder, Bumble, OKCupid, Match … all of them? Farmer’s Only? Really? But you’re … okay, buddy. No, I hear ya. We can do this. Let’s start with the basics: If you are going to … Continue reading

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Victory in the kitchen

I promised a couple of friends a healthy, tasty vegan soup recipe. Here it is. In typing it up, I am revealing that I have two crutches in the kitchen: Crutch one: Muir Glen Fire Roasted Tomatoes. I put this … Continue reading

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He started it, but we can stop it

Things are getting ugly. I think we can all agree that the 45th president of the United States of America does things that are not indicative of a facility with words, strategy, politics or policy. Though a graduate of an … Continue reading

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Happy birthday

Look at this guy! I am. That’s me in the awkward pose in front of him enjoying his handsome charm. That’s Stacy. He’s my friend. He’s a friend to many. He’s sort of the baritone-voiced, kind-eyed angel of friendship. He’s the … Continue reading

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For whom the tail wags

Cedar, the greatest dog who ever dogged, has completed her work here on Earth and crossed the rainbow bridge to the plane of stardust, bacon and unlimited squeaky tennis balls. Cedar got a lot done in her short, though actually … Continue reading

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