Roman I just got turned on to your podcast around thanksgiving time. I knew I was in love from the intermittent slogan "always read the plaque" (which I do, usually to my wife's bored chagrin.) » 12/04/14 5:29pm 12/04/14 5:29pm

I think, maybe, you heard this term "kool aid" in reference to cults somewhere and you just generalized it. The way to insinuate cult-ish-ness with a cliche is "sipping the kool aid". Just thought I'd help you up your troll game.


FYI: the actual stuff was flavor aid, but that's written down in… » 10/16/14 7:45pm 10/16/14 7:45pm

Damn it's so painful to read all of the anti(insert kind of person here) vitriol.

Suck my Hesse you miserable curmudgeons, "If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us."

Oh, and here, read something about hatred and othering.
-aging hipster » 9/22/14 12:22am 9/22/14 12:22am

It's true though; if we took religion out of the equation we'd only see that the true root of this is two groups of people justifying their inclination to murder and re-appropriate the resources of one another.

It ain't a Jew thing or a Christian thing. It's a human thing, baby. » 8/08/14 12:06am 8/08/14 12:06am

To be fair, if Novak had decided to be critical and actually think through his argument rather than word-fapping (new term, masturbatory writing, BAM); this article would've been significantly shorter and therefore less useful to Gawker's endgame.

You deflated–in 29 words–what he took over 1200 to "articulate". I… » 7/30/14 8:34pm 7/30/14 8:34pm

You've all collectively reframed the act of stealing someone's property as some modern robinhoodesque imperative. Never mind looking into solutions that actually benefit artists. Instead, let's just go out and jack their shit and tell each other it's for the common good. » 7/20/14 1:51pm 7/20/14 1:51pm