No idea what the context was for this rant from Craig Ferguson, but good stuff none the less. H/t: B. Scheide
“How odd a figure I must seem to you now, a solitary crank who maroons himself with a TV set and dozens of stacks of dust-jacketed comic books. Don’t think I wouldn’t appreciate… Continue reading
“Don’t Try”. Knowing we do about Bukowski — straight-shooter, mostly miserable, hated lots of things, author of great poems — I assumed his epitaph was a nihilist middle-finger to humanity. Nope. Not at… Continue reading
A tourist in New York’s Greenwich Village decided to have his portrait sketched by a sidewalk artist. He received a very fine sketch, for which he was charged $100. “That’s expensive,” he said… Continue reading
In honor of the Bronx, which released a new record recently, here’s a classic going alllll the way back to, what, 2005? Happy Weekday. Go ahead and flip the switch.
Best of lists! Here’s what I found to be the most rad in 2012: On the subject of music. I listened to a whopping two records that were released in 2012. The rest… Continue reading
I ran my first half marathon last weekend, driving some 300 miles north of Pittsburgh to run 13.1 miles with my pal Senneca. The Buffalo Creek Half Marathon was as expected: The first… Continue reading
I have a poem that I cut out of a book and framed a couple of years ago. It’s hanging over my desk, so every day when I sit down to write, read… Continue reading