Friday links



  • OK ladies, as I mentioned yesterday, I’m taking off for Florida today. It’s unclear how much I’ll be posting next week, but expect me back here on the regular on Monday the 18th. Meanwhile, check out these wonderful watercolor and ink illustrations, by artist Rain Szeto. (Colossal)
  • 19 erotic thrillers you can stream right now. (Town & Country)
  • This amused me. (Kottke)
  • And, as a grizzled veteran of the online dating world, so did this. (McSweeney’s)
  • The best British shows on Netflix. (Vuture)
  • This week’s episode of Everything is Fine is an Ask Us Anything and it’s a lot of fun so please do tune in. (Apple Podcasts)
  • This story—about a masturbation society in 18th century Scotland—is one of the wackiest I’ve read in a while.
  • A fun oral history of the Blue Man Group. (Vulture)
  • TueNight, a fantastic newsletter and community for women over 40 created by my friend Margit, has moved to Substack. Do check it out!
  • Ten years after it premiered, a reexamination of the HBO show Girls. (Vanity Fair)

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3 Thoughts on Friday links
    8 Apr 2022

    Have a really fun trip!


    9 Apr 2022

    British shows – you get me.


    9 Apr 2022

    I looove the art: what a gift of a link, thank you! It is a balm when my bathtub faucet won’t turn off and I have to wait until the weekend is over for a plumber. Now sleep-deprived from the sound of running water all night. Hope it’s a lovely trip. The travel reminds me of a travel show and super-smooth host that my wonderful husband discovered and thought GOACA would enjoy:



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I was born in Houston, Texas in 1964 and have lived in New York City since 1988. I had a long career in magazines, working at Sassy, Elle, New York, and Spin, and in 2000, I founded Lucky magazine, which I edited for ten years.

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