Lately, I’ve been wondering if it’s smarter and easier to just date another ginger so that I don’t have to worry about being checked off a bro’s “list”. Or possibly even worse, liked for my supposed “feisty” personality. Enter: RedheadDates.com. Or so I thought. Until I opened my account, and all of the messages I... Read more »
If there is a windchill advisory & you are trying to decide whether to take an Uber or walk 1.5 miles even though you don’t have the appropriate clothing with you: -Do not convince yourself that most Chicagoans are wimps and unlike them, you can handle the weather. -Do not tell yourself you must be... Read more »
As many of you know, I am obsessed with Israel. Ever since I was young, I wanted to travel there. I really wanted to study abroad there, but that’s probably not the safest country for study abroad. Especially since the Gaza War (when Hamas overtook the Gaza Strip) occurred during my junior year…prime study abroad... Read more »
On seeing Viking ships in Norway: “Gazing up at the prow of one of these sleek, time-stained vessels, you can almost hear the screams and smell the armpits of those redheads on the rampage.” (From Rick Steve’s Snapshot Norway) Add your email address to subscribe to The Ginger Philes, if you dare:
Every once in a while, I’ll search Craigslist classifieds to see if I can feel better about having gingervitis by making money off it. I search the “Gigs” section for “redhead”. (If I’m feeling lonely or in need of a good laugh or in need of seeing pictures of a stranger’s penis, then I search... Read more »
So I’ve been struck with the plague so many Chicagoans are currently facing (the common cold) but in case you haven’t seen it already, The Ginger Philes was interviewed by the New York Post! The story is about how redheads are more prone to melanoma (duh!) but here’s the shocker: we are more prone to... Read more »
Look at this Tumblr! Is it not amazing?
Gingers are like having Negative Type O blood. They can save everyone but no one can save them. That’s what the anesthesiologist told me when I had surgery last week. I rattled off a list of the antibiotics I’m allergic to — there are at least three — and she said, “Oh, that’s because you’re... Read more »
Thanks, Chazz! Aka my future boyfriend.
Ginger ducks! Aren’t we lucky there are such cute animals named after us? The Sioux City Journal writes about them here.