December 2009

December 31, 2009

That Time I Drove A 14 Foot U-Haul Into San Francisco (And Almost Killed A Cab Driver)

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So, hi, my name is Jamie Varon and I’m the most impulsive person I know in the Universe. Before Monday, December 28th, I had been riddled with a two-month-long indecision that, when I wasn’t distracted by the shenanigans that are ...

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December 21, 2009

London and Kisses That Will Make Your Knees Weak

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In a particularly flirtatious mood one night in London, my friend, after a day full of beer/wine and girl talk, pushed me to go into a pub on my own. I became butterfly-in-stomach nervous and this is usually my cue ...

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December 17, 2009

Reverse Culture Shock & Being Totally Stupidly Dramatic

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My third day into being carless in the suburbs of the Bay Area, I was overjoyed when my younger brother finally handed me the keys to his car. Freedom! In N Out! Target! Americanism! I got in the car, put ...

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December 14, 2009

Who Knew I Had A Social Life in London? Part 1 of 1.

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This is the first installment in a series I’m going to call: WHO KNEW I HAD A SOCIAL LIFE IN LONDON? In which there might be part two or there might not be. Fascinating, right? STAY TUNED.

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