With mother's day around the corner, I would like to honor my mom by sharing this picture of her looking (and apparently behaving) like April Ludgate:
Relatedly, here's a genuinely amusing list, from The Hairpin, of "amusingly horrible things moms have said." I sent it to my mom and she said, "See?" To be fair, she also spent this morning emailing me about Janusz Korczack. So here's to my mom for valuing intelligence, scoffing at attachment parenting, and, of course, the cheekbones.