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After a quick jaunt to Nashville, lunch in Knoxville. #toomanyVilles (at Market Square, Knoxville)

After a quick jaunt to Nashville, lunch in Knoxville. #toomanyVilles (at Market Square, Knoxville)

Here’s a selfie with a llama. Happy Monday! (at Marine Barracks, Washington, D.C.)

Here’s a selfie with a llama. Happy Monday! (at Marine Barracks, Washington, D.C.)

Williams “Bootsy” Collins = best date night on record.  (at The State Theatre)

Williams “Bootsy” Collins = best date night on record. (at The State Theatre)

Surprise guest on my doorstep (at The Enemy’s Armory)

Surprise guest on my doorstep (at The Enemy’s Armory)

Damien Rice - My Favourite Faded Fantasy

He’s back, he’s back!! Just in time for autumnal brooding.

Asian-Americans win YouTube Part 3

OK, so this video is old, but I didn’t see it until today. You know when someone types “LOL” they just mean “oh that’s funny” but they didn’t actually laugh out loud? I actually did laugh out loud throughout this entire video. Also, props to representing a wide range of Asian cultures. There’s so much variety among the different cuisines, but now it’s confirmed that I’ve tried (and loved) most of it and that it’s all weird.

Asian-Americans win YouTube Part 2

I love Anna Akana. All of her commentary in this video could’ve been lifted straight out of my head, including her tone. She’s my best friend slash soul mate, she just doesn’t know it yet. 

Asian-Americans win YouTube Part 1

It’s no secret that APIs got YouTube game, but I kept seeing hilarious videos one right after another today. Here’s the first one, where exoticism is flipped and an Asian-American woman hits on a Caucasian male using all of the very racist and very annoying one-liners I’ve heard too often.

“There comes an age where you want one of two things in your career: knowing that you are contributing to the greater good or a sense of personal satisfaction at pursuing your passions.”

– Carrie, at Friday night HH

Birthday shenanigans for Melanie, DC rooftop, early Friday office close, Bavarian beer, happy face

Birthday shenanigans for Melanie, DC rooftop, early Friday office close, Bavarian beer, happy face

Bella + working from home = half a bag consumed
Bella + Downton Abbey marathon + glass of wine = rest of bag destroyed
I’m not proud, but I’m not ashamed either. This stuff is addictive.

Bella + working from home = half a bag consumed

Bella + Downton Abbey marathon + glass of wine = rest of bag destroyed

I’m not proud, but I’m not ashamed either. This stuff is addictive.

Southern Friday night - ice cream cones and train watching from Main Street  (at Town of Waxhaw)

Southern Friday night - ice cream cones and train watching from Main Street (at Town of Waxhaw)

Friendly competition amongst Germany supporters  (at Biergarten Haus)

Friendly competition amongst Germany supporters (at Biergarten Haus)

Ladies who brunch #Ollie (at Banana Cafe & Piano Bar)

Ladies who brunch #Ollie (at Banana Cafe & Piano Bar)