Zulie Rane
Screenshot of tweet from Tucker Carlson, reading “Chris Cuomo may be an idiot, but he understands that his obligation is to the people he’s related to. When they need your help, you help them.” He also links to a clip from his show, which I’ve screenshotted. It shows Carlson speaking to the camera with an image of Chris Cuomo in the corner with the word “suspended” in big red text beneath him.
Screenshot of tweet by Tucker Carlson, rightwing opinion host, praising Chris Cuomo’s actions

As everyone by now knows, disgraced former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo thankfully resigned from office after being caught out sexually harassing multiple women. Yes, Democratic men can be shitty too.

Recently, however, we also learned that Chris Cuomo, brother to Andrew Cuomo, “participated in strategy discussions and shared a…

GIF of my hand slowly drawing money away from Astrid as she claws at it
GIF created by author, featuring author’s cat Astrid

If you know me, you know I veer hard away from saying anything is easy money because it almost never, ever is.

But Instagram’s Reel monetization scheme might have to be my first contender. All I did was post cat videos to my followers. …

comparison of two women. the one on the left looks what is classified as “bisexual” with cuffed jeans, a plaid shirt, and converse. the woman on the right (author) has on a green romper and is smiling at the camera while holding an apple. She looks more stereotypically straight.
Image created by author in Canva. Image on the left borrowed and modified from The Paired Life. Image on the right from author’s Instagram.

As soon as I was old enough to pick out my own clothes, I used my wardrobe to reflect not just my personality, but how I wanted my personality to be perceived.

In elementary school, I rejected anything pink and girly in my quest to eschew femininity. I begged my…

man browsing laptop at home
Photo by Michael Burrows from Pexels

Honestly, I’d never given much thought to web creators. They decorate the entire internet I spend the vast majority of my professional life on, of course. But gorgeous websites are so ubiquitous that their creators were almost invisible to me.

Plus, so many website providers offer customizable templates that when…

a closeup of a white coiled python snake
Photo by Fidias Cervantes on Unsplash. Yes, I know Python is named after the Monty Python sketch and not the reptile, but there aren’t any Monty Python sketch pictures in the public domain.

A ruby is a beautiful red gemstone; a python is a beautiful green snake. Aside from that, they’re both very popular programming languages. They’re popular for different reasons, and they’re good at different things. Before you choose between Ruby vs. Python, make sure you ask yourself these 10 questions.

While…

Zulie Rane

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