When last we left our heroine, she was bereft of employment and fretting over how to pay rent. Not so this week! In an extremely unlikely set of circumstances, I interviewed for and got one of the jobs I applied for the day after I found out I was out of work. I start my position as an administrative assistant for a not-for-profit organization company next Monday! The job itself sounds pretty dull, but it’s a job, so I’m not complaining. Plus I’ll have full benefits for the first time in my life, so that’s nothing to sneeze at. I’ll be doing some on-and-off work for my old company for at least a few weeks, too.

I’ve been on a rabid Doctor Who kick lately. Why haven’t I been watching this for years?? I have the most fun with British tv…

Superhero grandma.
I keep saying goldfish are creepy. Now do you believe me?
This calls for a road trip to Kansas City.

Mark Doesn’t Understand Animals, one of my new favorite comics.
Damn you, auto correct! I laughed so hard I cried, even as I realized how stupid it was.

Star Trek home computer. I’m simultaneously smiling at how cool this is and grimacing over how tremendously expensive it must have been.
Quick tire fix. This actually works??
Hallelujah Chorus flashmob.
Come to St. Maarten’s, be squashed by a 747.
A perfect sense of balance.
HOLD THE PHONE. You mean I live in a world where this is actually physically possible?!
I’m not really sure what Independence Day has to do with a wedding, but you have to admit it makes one heck of a toast.
Definitely starting a pillow fight the next time I fly.

How to survive a long fall. Aren’t you glad I’m here to tell you these things?
7 Reasons the 21st Century Is Making You Miserable. That’s…actually pretty accurate. Cracked.com can be astonishingly wise.
Holy cow, guys. Why do we not have holidays that entail wearing Viking gear and jumping horses through bonfires> ‘Cause we’re lame, that’s why.

Time for some dinner.