Can we talk about the real tragedy of this piece, which is that it is so hard and scary and difficult to get yourself to go to therapy in the first place, that the absolute last thing you need is to worry about your therapist judging you and your clothes and appearance, talking about it with his coworkers, and writing… Read more
There are a lot of concerns that featuring the shooter so prominently gives him exactly the notoriety that he wants, lends a bit of legitimacy to the wacko fringe viewpoints the killer holds, and can inspire copycat crimes. I think the Post and Courier cover is beautifully done, and the choice to focus on the victims… Read more
Jon Stewart scrapped whatever plans he had for the Daily Show last night and devoted a pretty stunning two full…
Don’t be embarrassed! So much music and not enough time and money to get it all. As for Throwing Muses, any of those 80s albums are good (the self-titled first one, House Tornados, etc.) and the early 90s stuff like The Real Ramona as well. These are all when Tanya Donnelly was still playing with them too. :) Read more
I read a great piece yesterday (which I could find it) that basically said that the listeners were mad because they’re all prissy white people who think they’re above such banal things as knowing who Kim Kardashian is, and the show didn’t kowtow to them and pretend she isn’t immensely relevant to pop culture. Amanda… Read more
If only someone would think of the children, maybe there would be less of them.
Certain you say? Obama says hello.
Uh, this can't be real. Is this like that phase when you're 19 and you think both parties are exactly the same so you declare yourself an anarchist?
While I’ve never killed anybody or started a land war in Russia, I still feel I’m qualified to pass judgement on Adolf Hitler.