Category Archive: Pop Culture

Ninotchka, it’s only a hat!

If fashion is your trade then when you’re naked I guess you must be unemployed, yeah -Pulp Was annoyed to discover that my taste in dresses exceeds my budget by a considerable margin.… Continue reading

This is not a post

OK, so it’s quite late in the evening, and I can’t think of anything to write, so we’re just going to report the entire text of a conversation I overheard at the Steelhead… Continue reading

Aaron Sorkin, come back here with Marx’s armchair!

My friend Tomemos recently blogged about the lack of coverage, by liberal blogs, of the recent fighting between Israel and Lebanon. He makes a good point, and, although I don’t usually read political… Continue reading

Burning Man Demystified, Part 3

This will be my last post on the Burning Man Festival. It’s a continuation of two earlier posts, written almost as soon as I returned, and published on Blogger. Throughout I’ve tried to… Continue reading

Responding to comments on “The Cowboy and the Stripper”

Because of the move from The World’s Forgotten Boy, I thought I’d respond to comments from petitpoussin, tomemos, and Julie here. In addition, tomemos’s comment never appeared online, so I’ll reprint it in… Continue reading