After what we can only describe as a terrible show featuring terrible bands with terrible venue etiquette, Asheville, NC favorite Lexington Avenue Brewery was less than amused when they found their venue covered in pigs' blood. The show was put on by local tattoo parlor Empire Tattoo.
North Carolina is going through some tough times right now. As someone whose blog is supposed to cover Southern politics with merely a focus on his home here in the Carolinas, it gets to be pretty damn difficult to not have an inherent bias towards coverage of my home state, especially when the admittedly left-leaning…
Hallelujah. Thank you, Justice Eagles, for declaring the rationality that is appallingly still considered "liberal" or "progressive" in this state and country.
This is why I will teach my kid to fear the Christmas Spirit as she falls asleep the baying of what is definitely the terrible Yule Cat.
They have had multi-Doctor stories before. They do one for every tenth anniversary, minus the 16-year hiatus. They include:
In 1968, as the Red Scare was in full swing and Mexico was preparing to host the Summer Olympics. The nation was mired in protests against the US-supported regime of Diaz Ordaz. On October 2nd, 10,000 students organized in La Plaza de Tres Culturas, a square in Districto Tlatelolco, in Mexico D.F. (Mexico City).…
Børk børk børk! Whoever over at 'Muppet Studios' that was in charge of uploading and captioning these digital shorts decided to have some fun with the timeless humor of the Swedish Chef (enable Swedish captions).
Hunter S. Thompson (a man I have a near-infinite amount of respect for) was a man who followed his own path as if it was a linear destiny. He was in poor health, almost constantly bored (and likely depressed) & felt himself a piece of dead weight.
So on July 12th, we received this email from the CEO:
The article was hastily removed after a commentor immediately pointed out that the news-not-news item had been posted on Gawker 4 months ago.
Last week, North Carolina conservatives made a backroom deal to effectively shutter all but one of the abortion clinics in North Carolina by stealthily tacking it onto a motorcycle safety bill, because the two are completely related and what kind of baby killing monster votes against the safety of our motorcycles, you…
"I'm playing the best I've ever played," Phil Mickelson said after winning his first Claret Jug, and maybe that's true, maybe it was a back nine, or a weekend, or a season of especially inspired golf. But Mickelson's run—four birdies on the final six holes, as the rest of the leaderboard stumbled trying to keep his…
If you haven't watched this yet, do so now. This is, without question, the most important speech of our time, IF those that care for the future to listen to the impossibly powerful words of this unconditionally brave 16 year old girl, who survived a malicious execution in a name of a God who would only condemn her…
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