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The Five Most Ludicrous Things I Can’t Get Rid of
All of you with clean, uncluttered homes, I salute and envy you.
8 Of Star Trek’s Most Bizarre Transporter Accidents
From the Mirror Universe to Tuvix...
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, a Musical About Grief, Is Perfect for Our Time
A perfect show for these batshit crazy, chaotic, pandemic, political, wildly unpredictable times.
Perfect Holiday Gifts for Fans of The Office - Taffeta
The Office: The Official Party Planning Guide To Planning Parties is full of tips and delicious nostalgia.
Why I’m Obsessed with The Boys After Thinking I’d Hate It
Prepare to get obsessed.
Can Anyone Tell Me How to Get My 13-Year-Old to Clean Up?
Help a mother out.
The Not-So-Fancy Culinary Delights of Pennsylvania - Taffeta
Gourmet meals? Delicate pastries? Daring flavor combinations? Umami? Nope!
Five Hilarious Items on My Daughter’s Christmas List
Sorry kid... we already HAVE a cat.
Everybody's Talkin': A Tabloid Talk Show Round-Up
To celebrate talk show host Sally Jessy Raphael's birthday today, we're taking a look back at the queens and kings of tabloid talk. (200 shares and a retweet from Sally Jessy herself.)
What I Learned from Listening to Myself… Literally
Co-hosting a weekly podcast is teaching me a lot about the way I communicate.
The Best Fall Cheesecake You’ll Ever Eat
It’s always a huge hit, and if there are leftovers, they don’t last more than a day.
A Guilty Pleasure for All Fashionistas: Your New Must-Read
Fiction... or so we're told.
10 Star Trek Stories Crying Out For a Follow-Up
Sex ed, scientists, and lizard babies.
Emily in Paris: Cringeworthy, or Perfect Fantasy? - Taffeta
Why did I watch the entire season in three days?
Interview: Una McCormack On Going Beyond ‘Voyager’ For ‘The Autobiography Of Kathryn Janeway’
“I wanted to go through the conflict, not the consequences, but the aftermath of the experience.”