Tom and Ashley Lauren from TLC;s 'The Spouse House'
12 Aug 2017

‘The Spouse House’ Episode 5: Messing With Imperfection

In episode 5 of TLC’s The Spouse House, shit starts getting real.  Last week saw Danny and Naya married, the first couple to do so.  To say it arrived with a wake-up call would be an understatement.  The contestants are feeling the pressure more than ever as they realize just how close they are to…

11 Aug 2017

Bus Seat ‘Hate-Crimed’ By Islamaphobes, Says “I’m Not Muslim, I’m A ‘Siht’.”

A ‘Siht’—pronounced ‘seat’—is person of the Siht faith.  A relatively obscure and little-known religion, its rise in popularity coincided with the Industrial Era.  Like many organized religions, Sihts acknowledge a single Creator, known in Sihtism as The Manufacturer.  A highly nomadic people, most Sihts travel in tribes called a ‘Bus’—or, collectively, ‘Buses’—with no traceable historic…

09 Aug 2017

Fighting Without Fighting: Tips For People Who Don’t Like Getting Punched In The Face

Getting punched in the face sucks. There’s a real art to fighting without fighting.  Generally, it’s not too difficult to avoid getting punched in the face or duking it out on the mean streets of wherever you’re from.  Not being an asshole usually cuts it.  But not always.  Some people, for whatever reason, always seem…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




'The Spouse House' Season 1 cast photo
16 Jul 2017

5 Reasons To Watch ‘Spouse House’ On TLC

The Cast of TLC’s ‘Spouse House’ Photo courtesy of: usmagazine.com Spouse House is a new reality dating TV show on TLC, first aired last Sunday.  Is it merely another in America’s long-term love-affair with all things ‘reality’?  It’s hard to say—after all, there’s only been one episode.  But from what I’ve…

31 Jan 2017

Fuck Your New Year’s Resolutions – Kinda Kind Podcast Episode 1

We do it every year, start off by creating a HUGE New Year’s resolutions. And by now you’ve probably already failed, and consequently feel shitty about yourself…and that’s why I’m saying fuck those resolutions. In this episode we talk with Benjamin Ritter, executive and…

12 Apr 2016

Music Gave Grandpa with Alzheimer’s Reason to Remember

I’m so glad I did this before my grandpa with Alzheimer’s passed away. It was one of the kindest things I’ve ever done for anyone I loved and it was inspired by the kindness of another. I should probably start with an introduction. My name is Matt. I run a musical project called Cool Music…

01 Apr 2016

Being Kind to Yourself- Why “Should” is a Dirty Word

There isn’t a morning I don’t wake up, open my laptop, check my phone or read a headline stating what you “should” or “shouldn’t” be doing, wearing, thinking or saying. First off, “should” is a dirty word. I hate that word almost as much as I dislike the word “hate.” 😉 That brings me to an…