Category Archives: Brilliant Stories

  • Getting A Little Sketchy

    Getting A Little Sketchy

    Nightcap for December 22nd, 2017APERTIF: “The crowd makes the ballgame.” – Ty Cobb You Can’t Spell Harassment Without Men and Ass It’s hard turning on the news these days because 80% of the time it’s just about another celebrity or person of importance being ...
  • Dangerous Situations

    Dangerous Situations

    Nightcap for December 21st, 2017APERTIF: “One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.” – Euripides So high, So Low High school is like a bunch of rubric cubes spread through a tripwire mine 10 feet above ground with axes that routinely come at you to throw you off ...
  • Unforgettable Moments

    Unforgettable Moments

    Nightcap for December 20th, 2017APERTIF: “Nothing is easy to the unwilling.” – Thomas Fuller It’s the Plane Truth If you’re the type that freaks out even during the mention of flying on a plane, I highly suggested exiting out of this article and watching a video ...
  • Feeling Trapped

    Feeling Trapped

    Nightcap for December 19th, 2017APERTIF: “Illusion is the first of all pleasures.” – Voltaire When Anxiety Is The Only Thing You Can Rely On If you don’t suffer from anxiety, then you’re an enigma. Or you’re a pothead. It’s probably one or the other.The ...
  • Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better

    Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better

    Nightcap for December 18th, 2017APERTIF: “He who angers you conquers you.” – Elizabeth Kenny Building The American Team There are good leaders and there are bad leaders. And there are good people that are terrible at leading (and, unfortunately, there are bad people that are ...
  • Where Did That Come From?

    Where Did That Come From?

    Nightcap for December 15th, 2017APERTIF: “Integrity has no need of rules.” – Albert Camus Hip Hop or Not The genre “hip hop” or “rap” tends to get a lot of grief, particularly from older generations and more conservative people. Or just people that ...
  • An Unexpected Turn

    An Unexpected Turn

    Nightcap for December 14th, 2017APERTIF: “The sun is new each day.” – Heraclitus Judgement Day Class reunions are interesting, and by “interesting,” I mean it’s usually like Judgement Day until everyone starts to get some booze in them. Then it turns into a ...
  • Doing What’s Right

    Doing What’s Right

    Nightcap for December 13th, 2017APERTIF: Understanding is a two-way street. – Eleanor RooseveltDrinking In The Name of Health Good news, boys! You now have an excuse to go out with your buddies twice a week, so if your lady friend or significant other tries to stop you, just say ...
  • Doing Your Own Thing

    Doing Your Own Thing

    Nightcap for December 12th, 2017APERTIF: “The best way out is always through.” – Robert Frost Unwanted Meals-On-Wheels Have you ever thrown away perfectly good food for one reason or another? If you haven’t then you are a far better person than myself or most of society. ...
  • The Truth Hurts

    The Truth Hurts

    Nightcap for December 11th, 2017APERTIF: “Adventure is worthwhile.” – Aesop Cashing In on Cancer Remember back when you could donate your items to Good Will or your blood to a blood bank and you would feel really good about yourself because you genuinely thought you were doing ...