Looking to avoid gifts all together? Offer up a "book exchange". First bday party, we requested no gifts but still had a bunch. 2nd party we did the same but said people could bring a book, take a book. Worked like a charm. Lots of new books, unloaded ones we don't want (ha), and no pile of plastic crap. » 12/07/14 1:16pm 12/07/14 1:16pm

Picking the right defensive driving course is key. 3 years ago I watched National Safety Council's Defensive Driving Course and it was great; I learned a lot. This year I cheaped out and watched one from the American Safety Council and it was awful. All power point slides, lots of clicking. The NSC one was much better… » 7/01/14 12:11pm 7/01/14 12:11pm

Are we left to assume that a more mature Charles Xavier results from his experience in the new timeline and is able to guide Jean through the Phoenix issue? I can imagine her not dying (as a result of X2 events not happening) but she would still have this immense power, right? » 5/27/14 11:16am 5/27/14 11:16am