If you do nothing else TracyFood-related today, I hope you’ll take a little bit of time to think about all the labor and laborers involved in making your food (yourself included — food is seriously nontrivial work). It’s easy to take for granted, so just give it a moment.
There. Thank you.
Next up: a tiny bit more food politics (and I guess you can just scroll past this to the next stars if the previous exercise bummed you out or something), and then some pictures. Continue reading →
Today is my birthday, but I got a fantastic early present yesterday â€” a phone interview for the most exciting job prospect I’ve had in well over a year. So if you didn’t get me anything, no worries: just think good thoughts for me and employment, and I’ll be eternally grateful (in fact, I already am). I don’t want to get much more specific because I’m superstitious that I’ll somehow jinx myself, but I do have one related thought to get out of my head. Continue reading →
So yesterday I posted the following picture to Twitter and Tumblr via Instagram on my iPhone (remember that comic I shared on Tuesday with a character reading news from “this thing I can’t put down to save my life”? Yeah, that’s me. Anyway):
And today I’m going to elaborate considerably on that picture. Because that’s just how I roll. Continue reading →