Tag Archives: Grateful Dead

A Freudian foxhole, I am sure.

Oh, the streets of Rome are filled with rubble Ancient footprints are everywhere I woke this morning to two late night texts from two different people vaguely suggesting the same thing, the bright smell of a Bay Area autumn, clear … Continue reading

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Yeah? I’ll give you irony…

I think that hipster culture is pretty much anything but ironic. In fact, in offering me something that is simply too tempting to resist mocking (I mean really, look at that fucking hipster) and sitting outside the gates of my … Continue reading

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Describe The World You Come From. Are you kidding?

The University of California asks the following of all of their potential Freshman: Describe the world you come from — for example, your family, community or school — and tell us how your world has shaped your dreams and aspirations. … Continue reading

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If dreams are like movies then memories are films about ghosts

truth no longer matters much to me I prefer to value intoxicatingly interesting days and so I let things slide without grace into their self selected place I have not enough time to waste space sorting through all that is … Continue reading

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“We choose to go to the moon…”

Today is the day – the 40 year anniversary of that small step for Neil Armstrong… But was it a giant step for mankind? I often wonder what it would have been like to be seeing that Apollo mission live … Continue reading

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Irony or No?

I always loved how the spinner girls would get all feminazi about this song – like, “That’s RIGHT, the women ARE smarter…” Somehow, I think the whole premise of the song was like, yeah, that’s right, the women are the … Continue reading

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It does take me back, and I cannot apologize for what is real…

Let me say, I am one of the first people to tell you I find emotional, nostalgic blogs (or any of that type of writing to be fair…) completely tedious, perhaps even gratuitous… So, you will have to forgive me … Continue reading

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