"The news is truly sad. A Turkish friend of mine remarked that the outpouring of support and solidarity, while admirable, was also disturbing for him, as we saw very little of this following the attack in Ankara about a month ago that killed 102…"
"So Mark I've been getting messages from people saying that you're "sneaky" (sic) or otherwise creepy or bad news.The constant name-dropping (ex. references to "Spock" and other TV characters as though they're real…"
"Snooze buttons are a plague. So tempting in the moment, so counterproductive. "I hate waking-up ... so I'll do it seven times this morning."
I've actually stopped using alarm clocks altogether. Works well…"
"It's supposed to say more about the man. That's the point. I hold doors for women because it's polite, not because I think women aren't strong enough to lift a door.
Women (and men) that take decorum around chicks…"