Trust Me, You’re Going to Want to See This
You’ll want to watch “Eddie Murphy: One Night Only” when it premieres tonight at 10/9c on Spike.
One of my earliest memories associated with comedy is Eddie Murphy’s run on Saturday Night Live, including but not limited to the legendary “Mr. Rogers” and “Buckwheat” skits. In later years I would revisit this work and I […]
REMINDER: Laughs for Loved Ones this Friday at Waterworks
$10, 9pm. All proceeds collected at the door will go directly to the Alzheimer’s Association of Northeastern New York.
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/397891530284787/
If we get enough people to show up, Alzheimer’s will be eradicated!*
* Note: going to this show will not […]
Why I won’t join the Ally Coalition
Read more here.
The whole thing reminds me of an old Mr. Show skit where Bob and David sing songs to “The Rainbow Gang,” a collection of silent minorities. They sing songs like “A White Man Set Them Free,” and say things like “you’re welcome.”
Then, it was parody […]
Trolling, Reddit, and Fanatical Libertarianism
If you haven’t already, check out the story on Gawker from Adrian Chen, who grappled with and ultimately outed one of the most notorious figures on Reddit, if not all of the internet:
Unmasking Reddit’s Violentacrez: The Biggest Troll on the […]
TUMBLR! I AM BACK!
Tumblr, we back on the map!
It’s been a while. I got overwhelmed by people sharing Instagram pictures of them drinking a bottle of wine with their feet propped up and shit they’re eating for dinner and shitty tribal tattoos and quoting rants from mentally unbalanced teenagers like they’re sage wisdom.
Then I unfollowed them […]
From Tumblr: on Mao and the Cultural Revolution
My Shanghainese parents just finished high school in 1966 when the Cultural Revolution happened. They sometimes share their experience with me, even though my mom doesn’t like to talk about it. Here are some things that stuck out for me:When my dad was walking to school he…
This viewpoint is bad enough on its own, but what makes it worse is that 15-year-olds aren’t reading comics. That’s kind of the whole fucking problem they have right now. The primary fanbase of the Big Two’s superhero books is a shrinking collection of aging dorks that need to be specifically catered to like a shitty mainstream country music song that just lists off things that idiots like.
Former 15 year old nerdy boy
(this comment is about the blog in general, not this post in particular).
Really? Do we have to take away the sexy comic book babes from the nerdy 15 year old boys? I mean, that’s basically all they have at that point in their…
Former 15 year old nerdy boy
(this comment is about the blog in general, not this post in particular). Really? Do we have to take away the sexy comic book babes from the nerdy 15 year old boys? I mean, that’s basically all they have at that point in their…
Massachusetts Cold Bitterness: eschergirls: Former 15 year old nerdy boy (this comment is about the…
“Just returned from a wonderful long weekend in the Cape. One last week of off-peak prices before the heathens descend. Glorious”
Ilya Repin, Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581, 1885
There are no upcoming events.
- Goodbye, goodbye, goodbye…
- Listen to me LIVE as guest co-host of Alternative to Sleeping tonight at 10pm!
- Realtors: “WAAAAAAAAAHHHHHH” George Hearst III: “NONONOO SSSSHHH IT’S OKAY, it’s okay…here. Here’s a pacifier.” Kristi: “#oops.”
- Open Mic web series premiere tonight @ Lark Tavern
- Trust Me, You’re Going to Want to See This