People whose names irritate me, editorially
André Balazs Chloë Sevigny Tyler Brûlé
" Rachel Sklar has made it her personal mission to... →
soupsoup: charitini: I am very, very proud of that descriptor. The full Gelf interview with me is here. I’m not a hater at all, and granted I asphyxiated inside this bubble a long time ago, but most and maybe all of these women are far from overlooked or underrated. Many have (or have had) great, prestigious jobs, and/or are very well known and successful for their work on the job or...
Depressing things found in job applicant resumes
1. Under “Software Skills,” listing “Internet.” 2. Under “Qualifications,” listing “Experience with social media.” 3. Noting a former boss as a reference; literally a few emails (and, by timestamps, a few hours) later, that former boss emails applying for the same job.
Today's Lunatic Cabbie
New York cabbie stories are a dime a dozen, but this morning, got a standout even in that set. Guy had an accidental Lagerfeld going on, complete with pseudo-mullet, wide-framed dark sunglasses, and fingerless gloves. Started cursing out his last fare as soon as I got in (apparently she made him go through Times Square). Every possible gutter profanity, sexual and otherwise, was applied against...