Fuck You Omar Mateen

“Sunday’s massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, grimly changed the equation, stirring communal fears and swiftly prompting tighter security at gay pride events. The gunman, identified as Omar Mateen of Fort Pierce, Florida, told his father he had been disturbed by seeing two men kissing in Miami.” AP Story, emphasis added. This is […]

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In Oceanside

I feel compelled to write, so I’m gonna write, goddammit. I went to Oceanside yesterday on the train. Grey skies, cool air, slow breeze, and red flags. Beaches of stone and the sounds of rock eroding to sand amid the ebbing waves.   That was pretty cool. I took a Lyft to the Red Line, […]

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Here is Your New Blog Post

I never write enough So I’m trying something new or different or whatever. Don’t call it a poem– I tell you I’m open wide and dangling, feeling as if poems on blogs are a metonym for pompous cocksuckery. But who knows. I do this all the time but never really say nothin’ because I fear […]

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Magic Mountain June 5th

I went to Six Flags and had a pretty killer day. It seems like the park is really on the up and up in terms of cleanliness and quality of food (which is weird, since their practically giving it away at this point and you’d expect it almost to get worse as a result). I […]

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VR Roller Coasters

Next week, The New Revolution opens at Six Flags Magic Mountain. It’ll be the first of seven roller coasters from Six Flags to implement new Virtual Reality technology. It makes sense, if only in the sense of superfluity. I’ve ridden over 100 roller coasters and never once had I thought that the experience would be […]

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Observe and Report: Anosognosia in Macro

Anosognosia: “lack of insight” or “lack of awareness” – is believed to be the single largest reason why individuals with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder do not take their medications. Treatment Advocacy Center It’s this really unfortunate thing, right? That Paul Blart came out in January of 2009 and six days shy of four months later Observe […]

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Top 5 Films, 2015

So this year, I saw 19 new releases. The worst of which were Blackhat and Jupiter Ascending. The best of which, well… 5) The Hateful 8 Tarantino does it again. A 3-hour, seven chapter epic about eight people stuck in a room together could get boring real quick but, as he’s shown, he’s a gifted […]

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