Posts tagged "the sopabox"

In Defense Of Cupcakes

I did not enjoy the recent article in the Wall Street Journal saying that consumers have "gourmet-cupcake burnout" and that's why cupcake stock and sales are down. "Demand is flat. And quite frankly, people can bake cupcakes," said some stupid food industry big wig. First of all, I have never baked a cupcake (or anything)…

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 19, 2013

The Soapbox: Trying To Understand All These Teacher/Student Affairs

Nearly every day, as I comb through my soon-to-be-extinct Google Reader RSS feed, I come across a story about a teacher having an affair with one of their high school students. It's practically commonplace news at this point. Today, I read about a 32-year-old science teacher in the Bronx who was impregnated by her 17-year-old

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 15, 2013