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Andrew Huff / December 2, 2010 11:39 AM

Sideburns and Side Glances.

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Jon Nelson / December 2, 2010 11:53 AM

Fooled Me Twice

Jasmine / December 2, 2010 12:10 PM

I don't have one of my own, but I admire my friend Chris's so much: "Inappropriate Laughter: The Chris Thomas Story."

Charles / December 2, 2010 12:41 PM

"Cubiculous: My journey toward endless days on my ass"

BG / December 2, 2010 1:20 PM

Ice Cream and Subs in the Day, Liquor and Tattoos at Night

Mike D / December 2, 2010 2:42 PM

"...Or Are You Happy To See Me?: My Life With Uncontrollable Sexiness."

Printdude / December 2, 2010 4:17 PM

This is not normal; a way of life.

Printdude / December 2, 2010 4:17 PM

This is not normal; a way of life.

G / December 3, 2010 10:11 AM

Mommie Queerest

Saya / December 3, 2010 10:23 AM

"A Beautiful Life: The Day I Realized that Stretch Marks Aren't the Worst Problem in the World"

TheeErin / December 3, 2010 3:24 PM

to generously split infinitives: that's okay by me

mike / December 3, 2010 3:32 PM

Decision Pints

nick / December 3, 2010 3:42 PM

Catfight: My years as a nursing school sex idol

Spook / December 4, 2010 2:40 PM

"Side B, It's The Remix!"

mike-ts / December 4, 2010 5:53 PM

"Little Did I Know." That preface to a lot of people's surprise can also sum up a lot of my life. Little did I know that was going to be the reaction or result. Little did I know all that background stuff caused this chain of events. Little did I know. I see the surface layer and act upon what I know to later learn of all the other hidden agendas and drama that had I known at the time, I would've taken a totally different course. But I can only reasonably act upon what I have available at the moment, even if it is nothing and I have to totally wing it.

i / December 6, 2010 1:35 PM

Quit Your Crying And Look Where You're Walking

Yvor / December 6, 2010 8:35 PM

Weary, stale, flat and unprofitable

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