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Ten Dollars will get you Fifty Cents

In the United States during the 19th Century, it was quite popular to use lots of big, fanciful, made-up Jabberwocky kind of words. Fun frou-frou…

/nerdrage

I hate the internet. Hate it hate it hate it. Only websites like this give me hope that this medium is good for anything other…

ἔθος, λόγος, & πάθος

The scrambled looking characters in the title of this post (that may or may not be seen correctly in your web browser) are the greek…

Manic Fatigue & Mortal Coils

So I’ve had this kooky sleep schedule lately. I get up way too late, go to sleep way too late, take a catnap in the…

Nerds, Monorails, and Total Letdown

When I was little I dreamt of a future filled with monorails, cities on Mars, personal jetpacks and flying cars that fold up into a…

So, Cobblestones

10th Street has been under construction for like, ever.  The Citizen Hotel took like 2+ years (maybe more?) to finish, and after that the city…

Growing Pains

I’ve always wanted a garden of my own; and being a new homeowner, I finally have my chance. Why didn’t anyone tell me that growing…

The Ultimate Vulgarity

Rosser Reeves made a series of TV spots for Dwight D. Eisenhower’s 1952 election campaign. They were some of the first political television advertisements ever…

Ad Clichés Are for the Birds

I wonder how much big-picture thought honestly goes into much of the advertising we’re all exposed to. Although I don’t think it works like this…