fredwordsmith
fredwordsmith
fredwordsmith
Oct 6 2019
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Butthorse Falls Corn Mart still makes me laugh, even a week later.

Sep 24 2019
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SCOTUS is a fucking pawn for the GOP. Entirely. Doesn’t matter if it’s an inch or a mile, winning is winning and they’ve got 4 votes in the bag for every single thing they want to do, including the nightmare scenarios. Read more

Sep 11 2019
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Man, I don’t know if I missed it or not, but if you’re going to be a regular at Deadspin now we’re all better for it. Loved your book. Love this writing.

Aug 26 2019
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Thank you for sharing. I’ve stopped watching football altogether and I miss it, but stories like this provide moral clarity on the real price paid to put on those games. Read more

Aug 19 2019
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Likewise. That chorus is such a ripper. You can do your worst to me / at the end of the day, that’s what you do best should be the masthead for this place.

Aug 19 2019
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I know it’s only been a week, but it’s nearing the top spot for me. Vol. 3 is my favorite of theirs, and this combines those hooks with Iowa’s brutality. It’s a perfect goddamn storm.

Jul 24 2019
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While that’s true for other states, I disagree that it’s not a good measure. I would say it’s an even more alarming measure that there are so many of our fellow citizens who will vote for fascism when the time comes.

Jul 23 2019
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Minnesotan here - a deep blue, “general strike”-wanting Twin Citizen, one who volunteered to elect the mayor in St. Paul and takes great pride in living in the socialist republic of hotdish and lakes. I LOVE it here, enough to have kids and put down roots. Read more

Jun 1 2019
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These guys deserve to be on every DUAN for the next decade. This is off their new record and it whips all the ass. The band at the top of the header for this post is the opener on a lot of dates on that tour.