The Red Pen of Doom

Conventional wisdom about writing is conventionally wrong.

HALLELUJAH by Kate McKinnon, who is just killing it

I’m not alone in adoring Kate McKinnon’s impression of Hillary Clinton during the campaign, though Alec Baldwin’s job as Trump got more attention. This song, though, hit me hard. Who … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 4 Comments

Is this dinosaur-sized alligator fake or real?

This is the video that has the internet, and the mainstream media, losing their minds. It’s like The Dress, except whether a bit of fashionable fabric is blue or gold … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

The simple story of a dog–and why it makes you cry

So there’s something stuck in your eye, right? Let’s talk about why this works, as a story, and how it could be even better. Because I’m not adding value by … Continue reading

August 8, 2015 · 6 Comments

Just dogs freaking out about magic tricks

Loved this. Our own Hound of the Baskervilles gets faked out every time I pretend to throw the ball and palm it. Where’s the ball? The ball? I CAN’T FIND THE … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · 2 Comments

PACER is an awe-inspiring short film

This is technically amazing, tremendously entertaining and five buckets of awesomesauce. Give us moar moar MOAR. Also, happy Friday! What is up with your bad selves? Hit me in the comments. … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · 4 Comments

Introducing the Honda HR-V Selfie Edition

The real joke is this: A shocking number of people would buy this car. The Kanye-Kardashian clan alone could keep Honda’s assembly lines running for a decade. More posts for your … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

EXPLODING KITTENS is what card games should be

How can you not love this? The Oatmeal is a local man turned cartoon phenom, and all he touches turns to gold. Including this kickstarter campaign, which has raised five … Continue reading

February 21, 2015 · Leave a comment