Happy long weekend y’all! It’s especially (painfully) long in Nova Scotia with the extra restrictions in place AND a PD day tomorrow but if we all get vaccinated, stay away from each other and stay away from the cottages, we can be together this summer and our kids can be kids.
Tomorrow is the start of 100 Days of Summer. Let’s do this.
Mi’kmaw student creates lab at Acadia to share traditional knowledge with future scientists (CBC)
Here is a submission to an on-going back-and-forth with Kristin of other places we’d happily be during a lockdown
Stop Telling Women They Have Imposter Syndrome (HBR)
Hey serial killer fans, Dexter Morgan is back (Collider)
Why Longevity Experts Say You Should Get in the Habit of Sitting on the Floor + How to use the sitting-rising test (SRT) as a longevity calculator (I made mike do this)
Wow: In an effort to encourage more sustainable cooking, we won’t be publishing new beef recipes on Epicurious.
I was living in a hellscape where people refused to wear a simple piece of cloth in order to prevent others from literally dying because fuck them and fuck me too, fuck tiny children and beloved grandmothers, fuck it all, not one feeling beyond selfishness allowed. And here’s fucking Ted Lasso, being beautiful and heartbreaking and impossible and NOBODY ASKED YOU TO GO THAT HARD, SHOW. WHAT ARE WE SUPPOSED TO DO NOW, HUH? – How Ted Lasso Totally Did Awaken Lots of Things In Me Even Though Absolutely No One Asked It To Go So Hard (Patreon)
VACCINE SIDE EFFECT, OR HAVE YOU JUST BEEN ALIVE FOR 40 YEARS? = me: most definitely mostly Bs (McSweeney’s)
And… Over 1 billion women around the world will have experienced perimenopause by 2025. But a culture that has spent years dismissing the process might explain why we don’t know more about it. (NYT)
PS. Shame on spellcheck for not recognizing the word perimenopause.
Disagree! I LOVE my skinny jeans and I don’t care what you think about it. I also don’t relate to the people who haven’t worn jeans since March 2020. I’ve worked remotely for 14 years, happily almost always in jeans. (NYT)
That said, I look terrible in jean shorts which makes me sad. I need a list of best jean skirts, please.
Photographer shines a light on the absence of support when it comes to fatherhood (Creative Review)
There’s a Name for the Blah You’re Feeling: It’s Called Languishing—The neglected middle child of mental health can dull your motivation and focus—and it may be the dominant emotion of 2021. (NYT via Erin Mac)