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Con-drama part 7053

Con-drama part 7053

With MTAC coming up this weekend, it seems a prime time to talk about this. Oh fortuitous timing!

So there's con drama going down in Indiana right now. Surprisingly, it's not quite your usual ...

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Ancient Feminist Texts

Ancient Feminist Texts

One of the most beloved texts in the Christian Bible when it comes to women’s spirituality is Proverb 31. This is kind of fascinating in that one major facet of this passage that tends to get widely ignored is that it is one of the most ...

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Encores are garbage

Encores are garbage

You know what practice I can’t stand in live music? Encores. They’re such a transparent waste of everyone’s time.

There are two situations where you might be inclined to do an encore:

  1. ...

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Cynicism and Optimism

Cynicism and Optimism

Feb 25 , 2015 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | My Alienating Opinions | 0 Comments

Despite not believing in “good people”, I have a strong tendency to try to treat everyone as if they are ultimately trying to be “good people.” I have two trends in my own thinking that I’ve recently realized concerning this. They ...

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Hatereading: His Dark Materials

Hatereading: His Dark Materials

Feb 11 , 2015 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Hatereading | 0 Comments

I’ve been meaning to do this Hatereading for a while; I should probably finish it while it’s still winter and thus vaguely relevant!

His Dark Materials*! In all honesty, I didn’t actually hateread this series ...

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Kickstarter is the Anti-Napster

Kickstarter is the Anti-Napster

Dec 10 , 2014 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | My Alienating Opinions | 0 Comments

A game I very much enjoy playing is browsing Kickstarter (or IndieGoGo or whatever) and making fun of the unreasonably-optimistic or badly-priced projects in the music category.

For every musician who needs $5k to record a full-length album, ...

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Covering bands I hate

Covering bands I hate

Dec 3 , 2014 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Band Stuff | 0 Comments

If - sorry, "when" - you go to a Regdar show, you might notice that we do some pretty ridiculous covers: Abridged punk "I was Made For Loving You".

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An Open Letter to the Glade Corporation

An Open Letter to the Glade Corporation

Dear Glade corporation:

We all know the old adage: "smells clean is clean." Presumably a significant portion of your day-to-day business practices revolve around the idea. However, there's a problem with that idea.

Your consumers know that ...

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On Jesus, pants, and books that aren't terribly good.

On Jesus, pants, and books that aren't terribly good.

I started reading Atlas Shrugged recently. I spend a lot of time talking smack about authors and literary works that I disagree with, but I realize that this isn’t entirely fair ...

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Don't forget to vote out your incumbent

Don't forget to vote out your incumbent

Hey! Remember last year when the government shut down for no good reason? Remember how that caused a bunch of government employees to be ...

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