Fixing the US Postal Service

April 5, 2010


No post on Saturdays, that’s the word on the street anyways. Come on, I know you guys have a little bit of a deficit to deal with ($238 Billion), but that is seriously the best you can come up with? The number one reason this is a stupid idea; it didn’t work for the newspapers! […]

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Mixtape – 3.29.2010

March 29, 2010


Night Goat by The Melvins Not grunge, but sludge, and one of the finest rock songs ever composed. Sink Hole by Drive-by Truckers Ever fantasize about inviting the heartless banker to your home for supper, and burying the man in a sink hole on the foreclosed land that has been in your family for five […]

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Paddle to Seattle

March 29, 2010


Two friends build their own kayaks and paddle alone for 97 days in the wilderness over 1,300 miles from Alaska to Seattle. Awesome. Paddle to Seattle: Journey through the Inside Passage, is an independent documentary chronicling the progress of two intrepid adventurers paddling handmade wooden Pygmy kayaks from Alaska to Seattle. They navigated the 1,300-mile […]

Posted in: Film

Anyone But The 48

March 22, 2010


Jimmie Johnson checked the concrete coliseum off his to-do list yesterday. Bristol has always been a track he has struggled with, but in true championship fashion, he and his team grabbed their third win of the 2010 season. I should mention that he has grabbed those three wins over a series of only five races. […]

Posted in: Sports


March 21, 2010


The Esau parallels are back! In the Bible, Jacob and Esau’s mother, Rebecca, helped her Jacob cheat Esau out of his birthright and hid him afterwards. Just like Smokey’s mommy, she was crazy! At least in Esau and in Smokey’s eyes she was. Not to mention Claire at the train station, waiting on the boarding […]

Posted in: Television

Empower People to Create

March 16, 2010


We live in a world where we are passive consumers: we see an ad for an iPhone, new car, new clothes; we go to the store or website and buy the item; we use it, and then dispose of it when we’re done. What if we could break free from that? What if we could […]

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Mixtape – 3.15.2010

March 15, 2010


I’ve Got a Crush on You by Rod Stewart and Diana Ross Could you coo, could you care For a cunning cottage, that we could share The world will pardon my mush, Cause I have got a crush, my baby, on you. It’s Oh So Quiet by Bjork Originally, a 1951 big band Broadway-style tune […]

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