On Gore Vidal, 1925 - 2012

@gregorg Serious question: did Dupont Circle mean gay by 1974? Or does he just mean it's a nice place to put a monument?

Posted on August 1, 2012 at 11:08 am 0

On Kraftwerk: The Warhol Of Pop

@LondonLee Honestly. And what does "fond of mechanical reproduction" even mean in this context? That they didn't craft their own intruments? That they released RECORDINGS?

Posted on April 23, 2012 at 12:46 pm 0

On Every Web Action Will Be a "Like" Soon

And several kudoi to you, sir!

Posted on March 23, 2012 at 12:11 pm 0

On Would You Drink Panda Doody Tea?

Isn't this just pooer tea?

Posted on March 19, 2012 at 3:42 pm 2

On 10 Things I Believed When I Was A Little Kid In Order Of How Embarrassing They Still Are When I Remember Them Today

Mary and Barry were a big deal in DC in the early 90s.

Posted on February 8, 2012 at 1:54 pm 2

On Pay Or Burn

@joeks If only there were some way that the government could use its tax power to coordinate collective action. Oh well :(

Posted on December 7, 2011 at 1:02 pm 1

On "French 18th-century furniture was in serious trouble"!!!

But the kids love a good swag, amiright??

Posted on July 22, 2011 at 1:10 pm 0

On Inside David Foster Wallace's Private Self-Help Library

Oh man. Dan "Francheese": an Illinois boy's reference to that most terrifying of Chicago delicacies, the francheezie?

Wonderful piece.

Posted on April 6, 2011 at 9:47 am 0

On Letters I Would Consent to Have Sex With, in Descending Order

Mmmm. I want sum of that.

Posted on August 12, 2010 at 3:41 pm 0