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Yvonne Chan
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Goals for 2014
#anxiety is flying solo to a new year's eve party to hang with people I didn't go to high school with — Yvonne Chan (@bongomots) December 31, 2013 For new years this year, I went to what I'm going to call a power party. It was hosted by my boss's sister who...
Goals for 2014
Goals for 2014
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Thirteen events that rocked Bon's 2013
Did I third person my title? Yup, I did. 13. going to see tham TREES   Breathtaking is the only way i can really describe the sequoias. Majestic doesn't quite capture the vastness of these trees. This picture was taken with a softening filter, and it's how ...
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People defined by their credentials
I met a new person the other day. And right after he told me his name, he announced where he went to school—at both the heavy hitters in Cambridge. Well isn't that special. Granted, the setting of our meeting was in a startup (read smarty pants) community a...
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The honor in hockey fights
This is for the people who aren't on board with hockey and it's culture. Yesterday, Shawn Thornton got a 15-game suspension for giving Brooks Orpik a concussion. Thornton went after Orpik because he kneed one of our (star) guys in the head while he was down...
The honor in hockey fights
The honor in hockey fights
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The startup privilege
Since August, I've been working at a startup called Gradeable. For ten hours a week, I write  for their blog on educational technology and get paid much less than I ever expected. As far as I can tell, nobody really reads the blog nor is educational technol...
The startup privilege
The startup privilege
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My official statement on Jacoby Ellsbury
Hate to see you go, but I love to watch you walk away Hey guys, I dunno if you heard, but Ellsbury signed with the Yankees.  I will miss Jacoby for his speed and I will miss him for his perfect body. I'm not sure if he seemed faster because he was like hot ...
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The F-word, revisited
About a year ago, if you wanted to talk to me about feminism, I'd associate you when the gang of angry lesbian types that are ruining a positive movement. But as the year went on, I got a little more educated about women doing big things. It turns out that ...
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Holidays at K & D's Kitchen
I'm at a time and place in my life where I'm making blogs for fun. I actually asked someone to let me do her website on my free time. That is happening. Everything is cool though. I work with this girl named Kelly and she is this person I followed on Twitte...
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Why I write
...a properly constituted, healthy, decent man never writes, acts, or composes. — Thomas Mann  I write because I'm hurt. And I'd venture to say that any writer who says otherwise is full of shit. Like Mr. Mann just said, a well adjusted person doesn't make ...
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Why I write
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Obamacare's technical difficulties
"Buying health insurance is never going to be like buying a song on iTunes," president talks tech glitches on Obamacare site — CBS News (@CBSNews) November 14, 2013 So it's a beautiful, unseasonably warm Saturday and I sat down to scan the headlines before ...
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