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Memes and Misogynoir

Memes and Misogynoir

On April 7, 2012, a fire broke out at the Chateau Deville Apartments, a complex located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Though no serious injuries were reported, one woman — in whose home the fire…

Laur M. Jackson 28 126

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A Portrait of the Alt-Bro as a Young Dumbass

A Portrait of the Alt-Bro as a Young Dumbass

It’s 11AM on the 4th day of Spring Break. He’s reading Steppenwolf at a minimal loft cafe that sells tote bags and leather notebooks and beard lube. He’s drinking a $4 Americano and debating whether…

The Awl 28 72

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(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

On a recent Wednesday, my friend Annie1 went on her first date with a man she met through SeekingArrangement.com, the self-proclaimed “leading Sugar Daddy dating site.” Annie, a “Sugar Baby,” has…

The Awl 30 89

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Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

The end of March is still a dead zone for produce here in the Northeast, but in Mexico and further south to Peru, one of the world’s most diverse and most popular fruits, the mango, is beginning to…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 30 88

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Stalk the Broccoli

Stalk the Broccoli

There are many people who love spring, and if they like to cook or eat, they might suggest famous springtime delicacies as evidence that spring isn’t just a forty-five-degree puddle of dirty…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 28 95

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No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

I don’t remember the time before I could read. Reading has always been an integral part of who I am, how I define myself, and how I structure my days. When work or life interferes to the point that I…

Laura June 30 157

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No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

I don’t remember the time before I could read. Reading has always been an integral part of who I am, how I define myself, and how I structure my days. When work or life interferes to the point that I…

Laura June 30 157

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Worst Man: I’m the Friend You Didn’t Invite to Your Wedding

Worst Man: I’m the Friend You Didn’t Invite to Your Wedding

My friend Stephen planned his wedding very carefully. He picked Howe Caverns, in upstate New York, for the ceremony because it was a favorite weird-but-cool destination of himself and his…

The Awl 30 126

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Memes and Misogynoir

Memes and Misogynoir

On April 7, 2012, a fire broke out at the Chateau Deville Apartments, a complex located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Though no serious injuries were reported, one woman — in whose home the fire…

Laur M. Jackson 28 126

- read
Stalk the Broccoli

Stalk the Broccoli

There are many people who love spring, and if they like to cook or eat, they might suggest famous springtime delicacies as evidence that spring isn’t just a forty-five-degree puddle of dirty…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 28 95

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(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

On a recent Wednesday, my friend Annie1 went on her first date with a man she met through SeekingArrangement.com, the self-proclaimed “leading Sugar Daddy dating site.” Annie, a “Sugar Baby,” has…

The Awl 30 89

- read
Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

The end of March is still a dead zone for produce here in the Northeast, but in Mexico and further south to Peru, one of the world’s most diverse and most popular fruits, the mango, is beginning to…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 30 88

- read
No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

No Offense to Laura Ingalls Wilder

I don’t remember the time before I could read. Reading has always been an integral part of who I am, how I define myself, and how I structure my days. When work or life interferes to the point that I…

Laura June 30 157

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Stalk the Broccoli

Stalk the Broccoli

There are many people who love spring, and if they like to cook or eat, they might suggest famous springtime delicacies as evidence that spring isn’t just a forty-five-degree puddle of dirty…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 28 95

- read
Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

Eat the Mango (No, Not That One)

The end of March is still a dead zone for produce here in the Northeast, but in Mexico and further south to Peru, one of the world’s most diverse and most popular fruits, the mango, is beginning to…

ᴅᴀɴ ɴᴏsᴏᴡɪᴛᴢ 30 88

- read
(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

(Sugar) Baby’s First Date

On a recent Wednesday, my friend Annie1 went on her first date with a man she met through SeekingArrangement.com, the self-proclaimed “leading Sugar Daddy dating site.” Annie, a “Sugar Baby,” has…

The Awl 30 89

- read
A Portrait of the Alt-Bro as a Young Dumbass

A Portrait of the Alt-Bro as a Young Dumbass

It’s 11AM on the 4th day of Spring Break. He’s reading Steppenwolf at a minimal loft cafe that sells tote bags and leather notebooks and beard lube. He’s drinking a $4 Americano and debating whether…

The Awl 28 72

- read
Memes and Misogynoir

Memes and Misogynoir

On April 7, 2012, a fire broke out at the Chateau Deville Apartments, a complex located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Though no serious injuries were reported, one woman — in whose home the fire…

Laur M. Jackson 28 126