Monthly Archives: October 2010

Restoring pithiness and/or nerds

Rally! Ok! We had one, and lots of people, and carried signs that were ironic/”ironic”/earnest/too many words on them/meta/silly. This was my favorite: And it was all very crowded, and no one really seemed to know how to feel. Mostly … Continue reading

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Do you ever feel like a plastic bag?

My favorite thing about the new Katy Perry video: aside from the obvious (fireworks shoot out of Katy Perry’s bosom as she sings “oh, oh, Oh!!”), is that one of the “plastic bags,” if you will, who she is trying … Continue reading

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Things I am just not prepared to deal with yet:

1. Kanye West – “Runaway” (Full Length Film) The constantly-churning and increasingly insane Kanye Power Hour already exhausts me, and I have not yet found 34 minutes of my life to devote to this. But I will. I’m sure. Someday. … Continue reading

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Greetings from Planet Weezy

Let’s talk about Lil Wayne.     I finally got around to watching The Carter a few days ago, which is purportedly a documentary about Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., but is nothing so much as just wall-to-wall quotes for your Facebook whitebox. … Continue reading

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I hold you, I hold the sound

So I saw The Thermals last Friday. The Thermals are probably my  favorite punk band. What, they’re totally punk – short songs, most of which are composed of the same three notes,  which they bang out in a sort of … Continue reading

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The new millennium, yo excuse me – Willennium

So while I was thinking about the new Willow Smith music video thats been buzzing around the parts of the internet I frequent, it finally occurred to me: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith have two kids.     Their names are Willow … Continue reading

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Retired, Extremely Delightful!

You know how the trailer for RED made it seem like it was just going to be old people shooting things up, one liners, Helen Mirren looking hot, and almost no plot? Guess what? Except for a minor “kidnapped and … Continue reading

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