telling minor stories to avoid a major one


Found under “two guns” in the dictionary by Barbecue Bros
January 30, 2008, 5:26 pm
Filed under: personal

An op-ed piece from this past Sunday’s Dallas Morning news: The child-man

Now meet the 21st-century you, also 26. You’ve finished college and work in a cubicle in a large Chicago financial-services firm. You live in an apartment with a few single guy friends. In your spare time, you play basketball with your buddies, download the latest indie songs from iTunes, have some fun with the Xbox 360, take a leisurely shower, massage some product into your hair and face – and then it’s off to bars and parties, where you meet, and often bed, girls of widely varied hues and sizes. Wife? Kids? House? Are you kidding?

Let’s see… 

26? Close enough…check.
Finished college and work in a cubicle in a large financial-services firm? Check.
Live in an apartment with a few single guy friends? Close enough…check.
Play basketball? Check.
Indie music? Check.
Xbox 360? Check.

It’s kind of uncanny, really.

H/t to Dan for the article

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Hey! A woman wrote that! Shocking!!

“two guns” – See also: Susong

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