Category - Stimuli

It’s Culture Time With Henry Rollins

If you haven’t seen Henry Rollins do one of his live spoken word shows (read: borderline stand-up) or, more recently, his photo slideshow presentation, then you might not know...

#TrackOfTheDay: “454” by Jam Nation

from Burkina Faso, Canada, UK (1993) One of the lovely things among many lovely things about Real World Records was their tendency to get a bunch of diverse musicians in a room and let...

Victorian weirdos

DragonCon 2019: Locating the Oddballs

DragonCon is here. It stands on your welcome mat demanding to be let in. And just as you go to turn the deadbolt you remember… We don’t have a welcome mat… Follow our...

Beatles Sgt. Peppers

It Was 52 Years Ago Today…

July 1, 1967 was the day that Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band started its fifteen week run at the top of the Billboard 100 chart. It is (un)arguably the greatest album of all...

The Post-Endgame OMGWTFFAQ

There is an awful lot to unpack in Avengers: Endgame. It is a film that creates as many questions as it does answers. In my ongoing attempt to use this site as therapy, here are my...