Why ‘being a mess’ is so hot right now (and it’s pissing off Gen Xers)

But beneath their organized purses, symmetrical eyebrows and iron pressed skirts — lies a real human, with a trespassing chin hair and a fart begging to escape an enslaving pair of Spanx.

A Letter To The Unemployed

Having worked on contracts for most of my career, I’ve drifted into unemployment’s dark abyss enough times to trust that there is light at the end of the tunnel.