I have now been blocked/banned from Gawker for posting on the blocking article. I called it too, I knew some over-zealous dweeb would get angry over being called out, and that dweeb is Tom Scocca.
So far, pretty damn good. The only negatives are no Bill Ward (although Wilk is servicable) and Rick Rubin's overly loud, distorted production that he screwed up Metallica's Death Magnetic with. Unfortunately the public doesn't seem to care about bad audio quality, so it keeps happening.
I have to gloat, I called people out for automatically concluding the ricin-sender was a gun owner without a doubt. I was right!
Foster the People? Fun? Alabama Shakes? God damnit, all this crap is on the radio and I'm scratching my head as to how anyone can enjoy it!
Tonight's special (and you get nothing else!) is Chicken Kiev and wonderful garlic mashed potatoes, with a side of asparagus. Chicken Kiev is out of a box though, I'm lazy.
For purposes of documentation, here's today's offerings:
I'd say they're pretty equal in their hilarity. If you don't know, they're both pairs of Youtube Let's Play-ers that pretty much just end up saying ridiculous things and improving stuff the whole time. People animate the result, and here's a couple examples:
"A faggot" "Tree Hugger" "Liberal" "Terrorist loving pussy"
Nice to see MA natives Killswitch and CT natives Hatebreed on there. Disarm the Descent has been playing in my car since it came out.
I'm starting to wonder if those with extreme mental disorders are attracted to Gawker.
Even better, in TF2!