fivethirtyeight-is-terrible

How did the media get the 2016 election so wrong? Easy, they lied to...

How did the media get the 2016 presidential election so wrong? Easy. They lied to us. The most common trick the media pulled in 2016 was to over-sample registered Democrats to create a story. Democrats...
pinocchio

Why You Should Fib on Your Resume

It wasn't the best date in the world. Who talks about their jobs on a date? Me, apparently. I was fascinated how the hiring process worked, and she was in Human Resources. On a...
home-sunset

A Home is not an Investment

I fell for it like an idiot. Stop throwing money away by renting and buy a home, they said. So I bought a home and found out that it was all a pack of...
God Emperor Donald Trump

God Emperor Donald Trump Will Save Us

Donald Trump. The man who destroyed the Bush dynasty with a Twitter account and baseball caps. This election cycle has been pretty nuts so far, and can potentially get even crazier. Hillary Clinton is under...
star wars force awakens

Star Wars: the Force Awakens is the laziest movie

Star Wars: the Force Awakens is the laziest movie I have seen yet. And I've seen the shot-for-shot "Alien" ripoff, Leviathan. So damned lazy. Warning: SPOILERS ahead. Spoiler game so strong that I'll even be...

Who We Are and What We Do

Alicia & John - Great Barrier Reef - GoPro underwater Selfie

About Alicia and John

John and Alicia met the summer of 2006 in Minnesota and got married November 2009 in Aruba.  We discovered early on that we're good...
digital-nomad-life

What is a Digital Nomad?

I have never gotten more blank stares than when I tell people that I'm a digital nomad.  The questions answered in this FAQ-like article...