NYTimes: Friends of a Certain Age: Why Is It Hard To Make Friends Over 30? I have so much to say about this I don't even know where to start... (Also: the NYTimes continues to baffle with it's classification of things in the "Style" section)
Image: good ol' Love & Rockets.
From the always awesome Rebecca Solnit: The Drug Wars: Apologies to Mexico
From The Atlantic: Transgender Rights in the Workplace Are Still Unclear
In case my fervor hadn't already convinced you that CrossFit is a cult, watch this video (I know I have...6 times...)
Pretty good advice: Unf**k Your Habitat: The Depression/Messy House Cycle
On my "to read" list: Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution by David Harvey
“Let’s face it. We’re undone by each other. And if we’re not, we’re missing something. If this seems so clearly the case with grief, it is only because it was already the case with desire. One does not always stay intact. It may be that one wants to, or does, but it may also be that despite one’s best efforts, one is undone, in the face of the other, by the touch, by the scent, by the feel, by the prospect of the touch, by the memory of the feel. And so when we speak of my sexuality or my gender, as we do (and as we must) we mean something complicated by it. Neither of these is precisely a possession, but both are to be understood as modes of being dispossessed, ways of being for another, or indeed, by virtue of another.” - Judith Butler, Undoing Gender