This is why I like Fresh Direct best. The bill DOES wind up being expensive, but everything I buy is for a certain meal so there is much less waste. I just like that I have more control (internally, I mean) over what I’m buying. I hate, hate, hate wasting food and I have found since starting the direct delivery route,… » 4/25/15 8:15am Saturday 8:15am

lots of places. There are areas of south philly where you can share a very nice house for 400 bucks for your portion. And im not talking point breeze... i mean hipster, gentrified south phily, where a good amount of residents are already industry folks. Same for areas over in west, places in fishtown. I mean, yeah, if… » 10/04/14 3:35pm 10/04/14 3:35pm

Yeah, I wasn't crazy about the ending either. Loved the insane level of detail crammed into every goddam sentence in the book. Ive never read a book where I could so easily imagine and picture what was going on. Also, the descriptions of clinical depression were better than anything I've ever read on the subject. U… » 7/09/14 8:27pm 7/09/14 8:27pm

well yeah, the hazard mitigation tactics that thebax is referring to do answer your question if you make a jump. As climate change takes us on a ride, we can MITIGATE possible future damage, but we're not going to go back, demolish, then completely rebuild all of the northeastern U.S. » 5/30/14 10:35pm 5/30/14 10:35pm

but see, the point is that the people building bridges, developing medications yada, yada, are likely not going to find themselves in debt slavery for the rest of their lives. Their training is necessary, needed and justified; they will be paid accordingly for their highly skilled work and are much more likely to be… » 5/10/14 9:14am 5/10/14 9:14am