For the purposes of this post it is important to note that when I refer to “capitalism,” I am referring… Read more Capitalism and Divergent Thinking.
Last summer, I think it was, a bunch of paper fliers showed up around town. They were on white letter-size… Read more We Are, In Fact, Our Egos.
There’s a peculiar delusion that seems to effect only humankind. It doesn’t happen to rats in labs, or to chimpanzees,… Read more The Utopian Delusion.
I was listening to a podcast by one of my favorite comedians in which he said that as a young… Read more The Working Artist.
I was raised protestant by a catholic mother and a protestant father. I went to church every Sunday, dressed in… Read more How to Ruin Atheism.
The Krampus, for those who don’t know, is a central European Christmas figure… a sort of a bestial demonic creature… Read more Catharsis and Krampusnacht.
Something happened on the internet today. A Facebook toy, called what-would-i-say.com, tore through my Facebook feed like a digital tsunami,… Read more Yesterday I Saw A Strange Madness.
I used to be all about Halloween. Really. I mean, I guess everyone is all about Halloween when they’re a… Read more Bah, Humbug.
This is a part of a series detailing our itinerary for the upcoming trip through the California desert. For details,… Read more Day Four: Slab City and East Jesus.
I am constantly besieged with the need for productivity. I become anxious if I have time that is not being… Read more The Grindstone.