Archive for April 2012

8 Things to Do If You Forget Someone’s Name

Have you ever found yourself talking to somebody and then suddenly realize you can’t remember their name? Whether it’s your blind date, your new coworker, or the man urinating next to you in the drunk tank, it’s always embarrassing. So rather than admit you forgot their name (and risk looking foolish), here are a few... Read more »

Aint No Fun by Snoop Dogg & Runaround Sue by Dion are Opposites: an 8 Point Juxtaposition

Aint No Fun by Snoop Dogg & Runaround Sue by Dion are Opposites: an 8 Point Juxtaposition
@AndyDisco If you are not familiar with Runaround Sue by Dion and the Belmonts and Aint no Fun by Snoop Doggy Dogg, you may want to watch them here so that you’re able to follow the rest of  this article. Their videos are below and as you can guess- the one by Snopp Dogg is... Read more »

5 Reasons to Hate the Phoenix Coyotes

5 Reasons to Hate the Phoenix Coyotes
If there is one thing we’ve learned from politics over the last 12 years, it’s that after your team loses, instead of reflecting and focusing on the mistakes they made, you focus all energy on hating the opponent.  Now I could focus on how the Hawks don’t play with a sense of urgency until they... Read more »
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Top 6 Must See Artists at Electric Forest 2012

1. PAPADOSIO: Papadosio is a five piece electronic rock band cultivating conscious music that purposely defies genre classification. Their music attempts to create an inspirational environment for progress and positivity.For the past 5 years, Papadosio has been creating conscious, mind expanding dance music that purposely defies classification. In an attempt to create an inspirational environment for progressive and positive thinking, this year of 2012 will see the addition of some very exciting and integral means of expressing their artistic message. Papadosio asks that everyone reevaluate the role of music and take a less nostalgic view of what has been and a more enthusiastic view of what is and what could be. As the year unfolds Papadosio encourages fans to come with open ears, minds, and hearts, and help them wake the world.
(“Like” us on Facebook) The music line-up, experience, culture and environment of electric forest is nothing but magnificent. I wanted to point out a few truly notable artists that may be easy to miss throughout your magical weekend! The artists below are some of the best up and coming artists I’ve recently discovered in 2012.... Read more »

Five Things You're Entirely Too Proud of Yourself for Doing

Five Things You're Entirely Too Proud of Yourself for Doing
Are you like me? Do you think I’m great? Well, I really have to agree with you on that one. But chances are, you think you’re pretty great, too. And you probably think a number of things you do are also great. I think that about myself, too. God, we’re great, aren’t we? Congratulations. You’ve... Read more »

5 Reasons Not to Miss Modeselektor @ The Metro 4/21

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1. A live sound that’s so unique it’s difficult to pin-point a specific genre. Inspired by various musical genre’s, their music is riding fine lines between ambient, glitch, electro-house and hip-hop. In an interview with Modeselektor regarding their sound they said, “Happy metal, hard rap, country-ambient, Russian crunk. We don’t like it if people tag... Read more »
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7 Things I Find Attractive in Women now that I'm 30

 7 Things I Find Attractive in Women now that I'm 30
I’ve come to admit that when you turn 30 you start to get a little weird.  Nothing too weird, but I’ve noticed that as a 32 year old bachelor I find certain things sexy about women that I didn’t when I was younger. I’m not claiming these are all super-important personality traits, but they still... Read more »

Tom Durkin: My Favorite Announcer in Sports

Tom Durkin: My Favorite Announcer in Sports
Guys love to talk about the best announcers in sports and I’m no exception. In my experience there are two main varieties of the topic. 1) People who are unfamiliar with horse racing fail to come up with a consensus, and 2) People who know who Tom Durkin is and agree he is in the... Read more »

Ten Ways to Get Respect You Don't Deserve

Ten Ways to Get Respect You Don't Deserve
In some circles, respect is worth more than money. Those circles are generally formed around a trashcan fire and the level of respect earned is directly proportionate to one’s ability to scrounge up a set of fish bones with which to comb his or her hair. But nevertheless, they do exist. Want that kind of... Read more »
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