L-Theanine, an amino acid known for its calming effects (and commonly found in tea) especially for those who suffer mild anxiety, works wonders to take the edge off of caffeine. There are plenty of Reddit threads dedicated to folks learning that the combination of L-Theanine with caffeine promotes wakefulness (the… » 10/29/14 4:11pm Wednesday 4:11pm

Just out of curiosity, is that a fulfilling thing to do? Following up on throwaway reactions eleven months after the fact and pestering people for apologies? I feel like if I were in your shoes, I might question my priorities and bemoan my lack of social calendar, but maybe it's actually fulfilling. » 10/23/14 4:48pm 10/23/14 4:48pm

Yes, it's certainly much more carbon-neutral to print photos out on photo paper using ink manufactured from styrene butadiene copolymer (don't forget the energy costs of printing, nor the carbon footprint of handling these photos physically) than it is to use the most green form of widely-available display technology… » 10/21/14 7:40pm 10/21/14 7:40pm

I used to dislike Russell Wilson (and I'm a Seahawks fan) for basically the same reasons: he was like the class valedictorian whose people skills amounted to pleasing adults/those in authority. But now I realize his marriage basically didn't work out because (ignoring the Golden Tate thing or even assuming it's true)… » 10/21/14 5:55pm 10/21/14 5:55pm