Eric Lim

Unsolicited commentary and thoughts

2008 September


Monday, September 22, 2008

This is for everyone who asks me what it was like working at American Apparel and why I hated working there so much and why I never recommend anyone apply to work there. SNL did a segment on this past weekend’s show making fun of American Apparel CEO Dov Charney and they absolutely nailed him….


Sunday, September 21, 2008

BustedTees is usually not my preferred site to buy t-shirts from. They tend to go for the easy jokes, although in some rare cases I’ve been proven wrong. For instance, it looks like they’re now making t-shirts for the amazing website This one in particular had me laughing really hard, and made me wish…


Saturday, September 20, 2008

I have my delicious green Xbox 360. I’ve played Castle Crashers and realized I suck at beat ‘em ups. Then I ordered a second controller so my imaginary friends can play with me. If you want to be my friend on Xbox Live, add me! (gamertag: valloq). They laid people off at my office on…


Friday, September 12, 2008

Unless Ike destroys bridges and blocks roadways, I will be the proud yet somewhat hesitant owner of a Halo edition Xbox 360 sometime next week. I haven’t been the owner of a gaming console since the Gamecube, and even then I only played two games on that system. Being the organized nerd I am, I…


Sunday, September 7, 2008

I underestimated people’s enthusiasm for embarrassing themselves in front of strangers when a couple of my friends suggested a swing dance class for my birthday. Surely everyone else will scoff and suggest we get tea and scones and wear monocles and laugh politely as we discuss the stock market, I thought. Nope, instead everyone says,…

2008 September