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I’m out of here

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

This week’s question:

With the stagehands back on and the writers holding out, we wondered—job, friend, or relationship, when did you walk out?

Next week’s question:
“Eight days of oil and the birth of our savior…meh. What’s the most miraculous thing that ever happened to you?”

Send your answer here: Rachel [at] smithmag [dot] net (in 100 words or less, please). We’ll post our favorites on the front page of SMITH.

Home for the holidays

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

This week’s question:

Giving thanks can give you an ulcer. What was your worst experience at the family holiday table?

Next week’s question:
With the stagehands back on and the writers holding out, we wondered—job, friend, or relationship, when did you walk out?

Naturally Disasterous

Sunday, November 11th, 2007

This week’s question:

Floods, fires, tornadoes—ever have a run-in with a natural disaster?

Next week’s question:
Giving thanks can give you an ulcer. What was your worst experience at the family holiday table?

Ghosts, Ghouls, Guns, and Amateur Pornography

Thursday, October 25th, 2007

This week’s question:

What was your best, weirdest, funniest, most controversial, or just-plain favorite Halloween costume ever?

Next week’s question:
Floods, fires, tornadoes—ever have a run-in with a natural disaster?

Housing Horrors

Thursday, October 11th, 2007

This week’s question:

On the possible verge of a national housing crisis, we wondered: What was your worst personal housing disaster?

Next week’s question:
What was your best, weirdest, funniest, most controversial, or just-plain favorite Halloween costume ever?

Sleazy Summer Stories

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

This week’s question:

‘Tis the season for everyone’s favorite essay question, but “what did you do on your summer vacation” that you could never have told Teach about?

Next week’s question:
On the possible verge of a national housing crisis, we wondered: What was your worst personal housing disaster?

Occupational Oppression

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

This week’s question:

In the wake of labor day, we wondered: What’s the weirdest or worst job you ever had?

Next week’s question:
‘Tis the season for everyone’s favorite essay question, but “what did you do on your summer vacation” that you could never have told Teach about?

Why did you do him?

Thursday, August 23rd, 2007

This week’s question:

Scientists have identified 237 reasons people have sex. What’s the strangest reason you’ve ever had for hanky panky?

Next week’s question:
Happy Labor Day! What’s the weirdest or worst job you ever had?

I nearly bit the biscuit

Thursday, August 9th, 2007

This week’s question:

The world is effin’ scary lately—what was your near-death experience?

Next week’s question:
Scientists have identified 237 reasons people have sex. What’s the strangest reason you’ve ever had for hanky panky?

My Political Crush

Friday, July 27th, 2007

This week’s question:

You may not have a crush on Obama, but what’s the most outrageous thing you ever did to impress a love interest?

Next week’s question:
The world is effin’ scary lately—what was your near-death experience?