Author Archives: Naomi

Is this a typo or not? You decide

I lived in a well-managed large building with a number of elderly residents. One feature of management is an online bulletin board, on which people post stuff they want to sell, stuff they want to give away, and requests for … Continue reading

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Today’s laugh: Hotel architecture (in fiction, anyway)

The ‘Mace and Sceptre’ is a large and quite hideous hotel which stands in the very centre of Oxford and which embodies, without apparent shame, almost every architectural style devised since the times of primitive man. Against this initial disadvantage … Continue reading

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Sexual harassment and pizza, so stupid together

From Kevin Underhill’s Lowering the Bar, an item he categorizes as an Assorted Stupidity. Me, it’s my Saturday bitter laughter so I’m passing it on to you: Speaking of men and the WTF things some of us do, female employees … Continue reading

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