On Man Persists

Stepping away from the day-to-day seems to have compromised your ability to make me want to open a vein.

This is not a complaint.

Posted on September 19, 2014 at 4:59 pm 1

On 'Shy People' and the Consequences of Excavating a Lost Film

"filmed on location in WHERE, Louisiana"?

Posted on September 12, 2014 at 2:45 pm 0

On On Giving Up

Read his novel and thank me later when your brain and heart are bigger and better than they are right now:


Posted on June 27, 2014 at 8:22 am 0

On How a Meme Becomes Myth

Not that the headline wouldn't suck just as hard if they did, but reporters at a paper the size of the Post (either one, actually) don't write their own headlines.

Posted on June 3, 2014 at 11:00 am 0

On How To Not Barf

EMETROL. Emetrol, Emetrol, Emetrol. You're welcome.

Posted on April 29, 2014 at 3:53 pm 0

On Giving An 'F': Rewriting The History Of FSG

@Julia Kocich@facebook Twice!

Also, Nan Talese does not work at Algonquin.

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 8:52 am 0

On Brenda Russell Is 65

Thanks, Balk. I have enjoyed this song for many, many years without having the slightest inkling that that was the name of it.

Posted on April 8, 2014 at 11:11 am 0

On Meet The Awl

You know who else's birthday is April 20th?

Posted on March 4, 2014 at 12:35 pm 5

On Shh, Nobody Move: The Republicans Are Sane Again!

And Jan Brewer had put down the crack pipe and gone (back) on her meds. Truly, we live in wondrous times.

Posted on February 24, 2014 at 1:43 pm 1

On The Problem With Alec Baldwin In One Easy Chart

@brianvan Took the words right out of my mouth.

Posted on February 24, 2014 at 10:24 am 0