I was so moved by Nick Harkaway's Tigerman. For me it was like a Edgar Wright film in novel form. So full of real emotion and adventure. And such an offbeat take on the superhero genre. And the twist. I'm not sure any book has caused me to gasp as desperately as I did with that twist. » 12/18/14 2:22pm Thursday 2:22pm

When Hamilton was very young, his family crashed their Cessna Skyhawk into the Florida Everglades. Hamilton was the only survivor of that fateful crash. Left exposed to the elements, and surely doomed to a short life in the musky swamp, an alligator named Benny found himself rejecting his impulse to eat the baby.… » 12/18/14 12:52pm Thursday 12:52pm

Fuck it took me 4 years to get over my ex, and there was nothing I could have received that would have snapped me out of that funk. Even when he was still being a total asshole, I was pining. But all it took was for a friend to send me a current picture earlier this year. He was skinny as fuck and looked like he'd… » 12/18/14 11:41am Thursday 11:41am