Tag Archives: tongue in cheek

what your mail says about you

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Have you ever seen that episode of 30 Rock where Liz Lemon gets her new neighbor’s mail? Jon Hamm stars as the hottest, most perfect neighbor of all time, Dr. Drew Baird. Liz decides to snoop through his mail and finds herself becoming infatuated with a man who subscribes to “all the movie channels, including Starz,” and has a membership in the cheese of the month club.

Let’s face it, a lot of the time we judge other people by what they like and what they will pay for. Admit it, you’ve snooped through the magazines lying around your friend’s apartment. It’s okay, I do it too. Perhaps you go to their bookshelf or look to see what Netflix DVDs came in the mail. Again, we all do it.

Well, now I’ve compiled a list of different things that people pay for and what these items probably mean about them.

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things to make you seem cultured

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It can be hard to seem “cultured” living in Wisconsin nine months out of the year. Especially when we have to put up with the constant cheese jokes and the occasional cow tipping question –“Is it hard to push over a sleeping cow?!” Seriously?

Well, if you’re like me and stuck in Wisconsin, I have a few tips to make it seem like you’re more cultured than you really are. No one will know that the farthest east you’ve been in the last five years is most likely Kenosha. Here’s a list of things that any Wisconsinite can do to seem more cultured to the outside world, and by “outside world” I mean people from the coasts.

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