I wish there were some way to track the people who have seen Cap 2 multiple times. I saw Cap 2 for a second time the other day, and I haven't wanted to see a movie in a theater more than once since Pacific Rim. Others' mileage may vary, but I really do think Cap 2 is a movie that needs to be seen at least twice. My… » 4/20/14 3:25pm Yesterday 3:25pm

Yeah, while fanfic involving real people (as opposed to just their characters) squicks me out in a bad way, it's also not fair to ridicule fanfic. Moreover, there are many positive things about fanfic, not the least being it allows a voice for fans who are otherwise marginalized in some way, but especially in terms of… » 4/19/14 3:49pm Saturday 3:49pm

You're the only one who can really answer for yourself, but based on some others' experience, losing weight doesn't necessarily mean being happy (or healthy, for that matter). As a bigger girl myself, I've definitely had this same thought process (except for the bits about getting married), so at least you're not alone … » 4/19/14 2:04pm Saturday 2:04pm

Are there any grocery co-ops or CSA's where you live? If you can't go to the farmers market on the reg, that might be an option. Even in my small town, there's a local grocery subscription service, and they include non-perishable items like beauty products (and tea probably, if anyone made it). I had considered selling … » 4/19/14 12:09pm Saturday 12:09pm

Ah, that's a REALLY interesting take on it, although I'm not sure it's something I personally buy. Yes, when you see a Woody Allen movie, you are overtly supporting him and his brand, but when you see a movie directed by Bryan Singer, you are still contributing to his livelihood and thus fueling his means to coerce… » 4/18/14 4:17pm Friday 4:17pm