Tough Questions: What’s the Most Trouble You Ever Got in Before You Were 18?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What’s the most trouble you ever got in before you were 18? Rules are simple: when did a grownup threaten to send you to jail for something you did before you could drive? Read on to hear some stories […]

Tough Questions: What’s the Stupidest Trend So Far in 2014?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What’s the stupidest trend so far for 2014? Rules are simple: what really bothers you about the year? What are the kids up to? I almost said “new television” as mine because I am 10,000 years old and from […]

Tough Questions: What Are Your Pet Peeves?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What are your pet peeves? Rules are simple: WHAT MAKES YOU SO ANGRY YOU TYPE THE INTRO TO A THING IN ALL CAPS? Alex Russell People… who talk online… like this… I want Twitter to have a function that deletes […]

Music Review: Trust – “Capitol”

“Capitol” by Trust Jonathan May Space plays a significant role in this dream-pop, synth-heavy song, presented by Canadian duo Trust from their sophomore album Joyland. We ebb into the main architecture of the song slowly; in the beginning, I had a very hard time understanding what phrase the singer repeated, but I don’t care. When […]

Tough Questions: What’s the Worst Advice You’ve Ever Been Given?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What’s the worst advice you’ve ever been given? Rules are simple: no one can tell you what to do, not even your dad or a cop. They can only advise you. Who has done the worst job of it […]

Song of the Summer? “Beware the Dog” by The Griswolds

“Beware the Dog” by The Griswolds Jonathan May Fresh, and I mean fresh, from Australia comes this fun and bold summer hit! Thank God! I was afraid the perfect track would elude me, but here, at summer’s end, we arrive at the perfect song of the summer. From their debut album Be Impressive, “Beware the […]

Tough Questions: What’s the Grossest Food You Still Love?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What’s the grossest food you still love? Rules are simple: what are you eating? We all have some secret shame around food. I once knew a guy who made what he called “Oreo Sandwiches” out of individually wrapped cheese slices and […]

Song of the Summer? “I’m Not the Only One” by Sam Smith feat. A$AP Rocky

“I’m Not the Only One” by Sam Smith feat. A$AP Rocky Jonathan May I’ve avoided writing about Sam Smith for a while now, even in my review of “Latch” by Disclosure. I’ve avoided the topic because I was waiting for a song like this to come along and show off his ability to mix with […]

Song of the Summer? Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”

“Anaconda” by Nicki Minaj Jonathan May As so succinctly summarized by Ms. Minaj at the end of “Anaconda”—“I got a big fat ass.” Indeed, without her ass as an answer to Sir Mix-A-Lot’s ubiquitous hit, the song would be nothing more than an ode to asses. But Nicki Minaj here sets out to reinvent the […]