rock'n'roll, country, punk & metal.
bands that combine all four successfully.
design, graphic & interior.
the intersection of philosophy & sociology.
emergent gameplay, of the videogaming variety.
deep fried everything.
making lists, including this one of my life's ambitions, and these of things on my mind at the time.
i took a trip! read about it here.
evidence of my lame yuppie side on my (gasp!) house blog here.
how quickly one can go from business as usual to bedridden.
he who controls the present, controls the past. he who controls the past, controls the future.
my discomfort with theoretical physics.
seriously tho’, y’all, how good is cosmos???
beauty is truth, truth beauty, that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
Dave Brockie, through Oderus Urungus, always brought a smile to my face. This is very sad news. I’m going to go and watch Gwar cover Kansas and hope it makes me feel better. Under all the prosthetics, goo and silliness, this dude had a big, gravelly voice and the personality to match. He will be missed.
ETA: This Blabbermouth article has many lovely tributes, including a particularly nice one from Randy of Lamb of God.
If Scandinavians are right, as they so often are, the world will end on Saturday. Of course the Bible beaters couldn’t pull through a few years back, and the Mayans were a huge disappointment… let’s see if the Norse gods can finally get it together.