Monthly Archives: June 2010

Dad rock

I spent the afternoon loading songs onto my dad’s iPod for him. I’ve been doing this for years. He likes playlists to rollerblade to (really, rollerblading). So I’m sitting here faced with questions like “Would my dad like “Sexy Bitch?” … Continue reading

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Yoshimi battles the pink iPhone

So the Times did all these articles called “Your Brain on Computers,” about how texting is basically like heroin. You know, it makes your brain stop focusing, and makes it hard to concentrate, but it is also impossible to stop … Continue reading

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‘Are you Iron Man?’ ‘Sometimes.’

So I saw Iron Man 2 a second time, and you know, I liked it. More than the first time, even. I have realized, as I believe I’ve mentioned before, that what I like in movies, often, are set pieces … Continue reading

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She thinks my tractor’s sexy

Are you familiar with this Brad Paisley song called ‘Water’? Country music. Always, just, like, utterly unbelievable.

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These are their stories.

Last night, I was in New York City (which was slightly less intimidating), and we went to a bar called the White Horse Tavern, where I drank half a beer and ate potatoes with bacon on them. Today, I was … Continue reading

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some Lady Gaga feelings

Lady Gaga has a new video, for “Alejandro”. Oh, Gaga, everyone has so much to say about you all the time! I was going to try to explain all my feelings about this video (my feelings are: it was very … Continue reading

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New York’s Fresh Music

Driving home tonight, flipping through my radio presets, I realized that after midnight, all the channels (at least all the “hit music station” channels, which are what I have preset) are playing dance music. Its as if they’ve decided that … Continue reading

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Credit in the straight world

So, I was telling Yoni, my brother, that after hearing about how it is supposed to be really good despite this: I finally downloaded the first Hole album, the one that everyone brings up when they say “But when they … Continue reading

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I don’t care about your book

So Julie Klausner, sometime comedian/comedy writer, wrote this book. I heard about it on the various websites, I read it, and I liked it. I think. Like many books and movies and TV shows and things, I think I spent … Continue reading

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They say it’s a place where you can find love…Of course, at my age, I didn’t expect any of that.

So a few days ago we finally watched Paris Je T’aime, on Netflix Instant Watch, which is the greatest thing that has happened to my computer since Hulu. Friends of mine had all really liked it – my roommate had … Continue reading

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