You are here


Mixed Messages

BY: Shep Rose
How political correctness is killing honesty and creativity
BY: Renae Brabham
Instead of ranting on social media about prayer in schools or passing judgement on the beliefs of others, maybe it's time for so-called Christians to focus on the real issues.
BY: Nate Anderson
No Shave November—what a fun, hairy way to spread awareness about and support a serious issue. But what about those who barely need to shave every other week? Here's what the month's like for us...
BY: Rebeccah Connelly
Seriously, though—weird shit happens to, near, in front of, or around me constantly. The latest of which involves a shiny-eyed poodle and a trip to Bed Bath & Beyond. Story—and a question for you—here
BY: Renae Brabham
Get ready to switch your clocks. Me, I'll comply with DST change-ups if I must, but mostly I file the rigidity of the calendar seasons in the BS pile. I have my own guide to the seasons...
BY: Instant Grit
Plus: How to fix the bullying problem that's leaving teen casualties in its wake? Here are two ideas, and they don't involve celebrity spokespeople
BY: Joan Perry
Take a look at this collection of epitaphs to see how five locals have been memorialized. What do you want YOUR tombstone to read?
BY: Evans Craddock
The other evening I lost it after watching an NBC Nightly News story about a 12-year-old who committed suicide due to bullying. So, here's a few words on why we should celebrate the GOOD in others
BY: Instant Grit
Plus! With the shutdown behind us, we've got a delightfully endless supply of jokes about it for your Friday, courtesy of the late-night comics. Trust us—you need to read these today...
BY: Evans Craddock
Does the fact that I drop George off at doggie daycare make me like one of those people who pushes their dogs around busy streets in strollers? Ugh, I hope not. This and other musings on the subject..
BY: Instant Grit
Less Blog of the Week, more Charleston Hip-Hop Breakfast Spelling Bee To-Do List: so stretch those hammies & give this list a whirl. Hint: it involves watching a video of Flavor Flav performing in CHS
BY: Molly Hutter
What's all this talk about molly? Given that we share the same name, I feel the need to debrief
BY: Instant Grit
Here's the top pick from the week! Plus some eCard pics to get you inspired for a festive (rowdy, even?) long weekend
BY: Guest Blogger
We've heard from students, post-grads, and parents aplenty this week, so to round out the series, we bring you a letter from a Lowcountry teacher. Parents: here's what NOT to do this school year...
BY: Stephanie Hunt
I can pray to the gods of the First Day of School, the gods of the quad... but I know where to find our very best lesson plans, and ain't nobody getting a hall pass
BY: Renae Brabham
What was back-to-school shopping like? All about maxis, minis, silk shirts, and swimming with gators... Plus! Some photographic gems I pulled from the Renae Brabham archives
BY: Instant Grit
As we begin to close out our schooldays blog series, we bring you the 13 best back-to-school fails around. We promise—you'll feel better about your week after this
BY: Renae Brabham
Instead of turning and smashing a whiny lady's phone on the ground in the DMV the other day, I pondered our knuckle-headed knack for complaining. As they say, "Ain't nobody got time for that..."
BY: Instant Grit
Here it is! Also... Have you heard that it's Shark Week?! Since it's all everyone's been talking this week, let's take a look at some of the funnier Shark Week jokes before it's all over...
BY: Instant Grit
You've seen this sudden deluge of back-to-school ads, the "Oh, did you not hear the news? It's Fall, suckers." Ummm, no. RELAX. Here are 5 things you can do to prove it's still f*&^ing summer





Masthead   |   Content   |   Terms of Use   |   FAQ

Copyright © 2015 Dez Inc. dba GulfStream Communications

Charleston Magazine  |  Charleston Fashion Week  |  Charleston Magazine Club  |  Charleston Weddings  |  Grand Strand Magazine  |  WNC Magazine

Site content may not be used for any purpose without explicit permission from the publisher unless otherwise specified.
Content originating on other blog sites is reposted on Charleston Grit by their authors.
The views expressed by bloggers are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of, and should not be attributed to, owners of
Charleston Grit is a trademark of Dez Inc. dba GulfStream Communications.

Privacy Policy