Category Archives: Aside

How to review a show – a manifesto ver 0.2*

NOTE: This is a manifesto-in-progress. It’s not righteous or applicable to everyone. It’s just something I’m working on for myself, to help me (as an artist) better process what I see others creating and to avoid what, to me, are nigh-inescapable eddies of snark, condescension, bitterness, and posturing that come from discussing art. Enjoy, steal, [...]

Riddle of the day

Q: Where can one find the most important “G” in New York City? A: On this company’s sign: (Seriously, make sure you enunciate.)

Oh hi there, spring!

First 70 degree day in NYC of 2011! I might cry.

How to review a show – a manifesto ver 0.1

NOTE: This is a manifesto-in-progress. It’s not righteous or applicable to everyone. It’s just something I’m working on for myself, to help me (as an artist) better process what I see others creating and to avoid what, to me, are nigh-inescapable eddies of snark, condescension, bitterness, and posturing that come from discussing anything from downtown [...]

Revolution, WI

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Math troll

Either a really terrible student or a graffiti troll has struck this subway ad near my apartment. What the hell is going on in this unnecessarily complicated long division problem? I spent about 2 minutes staring at it trying to figure out how they even got off on this very wrong track. So, did they [...]

Asshole cat gets his asshole sleep

Last week, I took two sick days in a row. That’s the first time I’ve had to do that since 1992 when I missed a week of school because I was in a car accident. So I spent it on the couch blowing my nose and coughing with purpose. I watched a lot of TV [...]

Back!

I have returned from being too sick (slash lazy) to blog. No more! Welcome back, me! (I hope to make it up with some extra posting goodness this week…) (img via The Daily What)

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Movie meta-review of Black Swan (a line graph)

Maybe it’s just me, though… (coming soon: identical chart for Inception)

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