Weekly Geekery


If a weasel can shut down the Large Hadron Collider, we can finish that novel.

And barring any more weasel problems, the future of physics is very exciting.

Did you celebrate email debt forgiveness day?

Fake hackers make more money than you.

Your procrastination is making Facebook rich.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →