Why would you want to put yourself in a position where you would never be asked to present something or work with the public? In a lot of fields you need to be able to do that sort of stuff to be promoted beyond a certain level. It's not easy, or often particularly profitable, to be a small business owner, and… » 4/14/15 1:07pm Tuesday 1:07pm

She's pretty canny. I think she realizes that if you try to stay in the mold that made you famous in your 20s, you'll end up embroiled in an increasingly desperate war against time to appear young and perfect — e.g., Madonna. Whereas if you can successfully pivot towards grand dame/showtunes belter, you can keep on… » 2/23/15 10:43am 2/23/15 10:43am

The guy spends his life at work — the design team works 12 hour days so he probably works more — and his commute is an hour. Under the circumstances, a driver doesn't sound completely insane. The fact he owns a jet is the detail I would have latched onto for a screed. Or the disturbing way the whole design group seems… » 2/18/15 8:00am 2/18/15 8:00am

You realize that you can find unhinged right wing political shit about everyone on every corner of the web at every moment of the night and day, right? If you're shocked some idiot is spouting lengthy, incoherent views online, you've never gone down a YouTube wormhole or recieved a mass email from a crazy person — let… » 2/12/15 8:03am 2/12/15 8:03am