The Yalies' maxim.

Vive le “meh!,” or, a few thoughts on Yale impressiveness

April 22, 2013
I wish the impressive 26 Yalies all the best in reveling in this completely unbiased commendation of their successes. But for the rest of us: ¡Vive le "meh"!
Richard III starts to get intense and real.

Putting the Sex in Shakespeare; “Richard III” Seduces Audiences

April 12, 2013
In one of many tense moments in this rendition of Richard III, Queen Margaret (Nora Stewart '13) curses the titular Richard (Cambrian Thomas-Adams '13) with many plagues of heaven "beyond what (she) can drum up" as a prophetess.
Karin wants to see a different kind of Yalie engagement on here.

WKND COMMENT: Suggestions for Yale Facebook pages

April 3, 2013
Recently, I’ve noticed an absolute deluge of Yale-related Facebook pages cropping up all over my newsfeed, mentioning my friends or suggesting I ‘like’ them. Some, like Yale Insults and Yale Back-Handed Compliments, are entertaining in a schadenfreude-y, “make you feel like a terrible person for laughing” way. Yale Compliments and Yale PostSecret are nauseatingly sweet »
Oy! Yaarrrgh! Ahoy!

‘Pirates of the Caribbean 5’? Not quite.

March 29, 2013
In Gilbert and Sullivan’s famous comic opera “The Pirates of Penzance,” the titular band of scallywags have all of the comedic bumbling but none of the actual cutthroat savvy of today’s beloved pirate archetype, Captain Jack Sparrow. In one scene, they attempt to woo the daughters of the Major General Stanley (Austin Kase ’11) with »
Who likes missing the bus? No one, that's who.

How not to do: Public transportation

March 25, 2013
I guess there's something to be said for learning life lessons the ‘brute force’ way.