Category Archives: Brilliant Stories

  • The Last Straw

    The Last Straw

    Nightcap for January 10th, 2018APERTIF: “Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.” – Edwin Markham Nope, Don’t Give a F*** Anymore Not “giving a f***” is something we all claim to do, but rarely practice. It makes you sound ...
  • Science These Days

    Science These Days

    Nightcap for January 9th, 2018APERTIF: “Common sense is not so common.” – Voltaire Trying New Things We are creatures of habit. It’s probably one of the only real, solid, undeniable quality every single one of us has. It’s what binds us, even in our never-ending ...
  • 99 Problems

    99 Problems

    Nightcap for January 8th, 2018APERTIF: “Courage is found in unlikely places.” – J. R. R. Tolkien Fame and Misfortune It’s easy for us to get caught up in the appeal of celebrities and their envy-worthy lifestyles.Aside from their inexplicably perfect looks and style, ...
  • The More You Know

    The More You Know

    Nightcap for January 5th, 2018APERTIF: “There is always room at the top.” – Daniel Webster Fake It Til You Make It One of the first lessons we learn from our elders as a kid is to “not judge unless you want to be judged.”This tidbit ends up being about as useful as ...
  • Learning The Truth

    Learning The Truth

    Nightcap for January 4th, 2018APERTIF: “The heart is forever inexperienced.” – Henry David Thoreau Bye Felicia and Your Stupid One Liners Quoting movies is a favorite pastime of a huge percentage of the population, including your’s truly.I don’t know if it’s ...
  • Differences Aside

    Differences Aside

    Nightcap for January 3rd, 2018APERTIF: “God has entrusted me with myself.” – Epictetus I’m Right, You Idiot I’m shocked – ABSOLUTELY SHOCKED – that Facebook and Twitter feuds don’t result in both parties changing each other’s minds.I mean, I ...
  • Holiday Cheer

    Holiday Cheer

    Nightcap for January 1st, 2018APERTIF: “Responsibility is the price of freedom.” – Elbert Hubbard A Christmas Miracle At Nightcap, we try to keep things lighthearted and funny; we like discussing important issues such as makeup and alcohol. Essentially, Nightcap is what would ...
  • Taking One For The Team

    Taking One For The Team

    Nightcap for December 31st, 2017APERTIF: “Trouble shared is trouble halved.” – Dorothy L. Sayers Poor Vodka It’s the experimental guinea pig of all the hard liquors. Like, if vodka were an actual kid in high school, Vodka would be that wildcard kid that all the other ...
  • We’re All Human

    We’re All Human

    Nightcap for December 30th, 2017APERTIF: “Art is anything you can get away with.” – Marshall McLuhan Hey You Guuuuuuuuys! Goonies is probably one of the most iconic, beloved movies in cinematic history. There really isn’t a generation that hasn’t at least seen it ...
  • If It Makes You Happy

    If It Makes You Happy

    Nightcap for January 2nd, 2018APERTIF: “An honest man is always a child.” – Socrates This Took My Breadth Away If the internet had taught us anything, it’s that people get off on some freak’in weird fetishes. I miss the days when people were just happy getting ...