Saw it on Reddit #1

Reddit, if you didn’t already know about it, is an incredibly popular content aggregator. Users submit content from all the corners of the web to subreddits (basically theme-specific forums, such as news, sports, etc.) – of recent years the subreddit /r/IAMA (I am <x>, Ask Me Anything) has been incredibly popular, drawing such significant figures as President Obama to informal interviews. I’ve personally been (over)using Reddit for about five years now,…

Gig Review – Lord Huron

On Wednesday night I went down to the O2 Shepard’s Bush Empire to check out Lord Huron. I’d heard maybe a track or two at various parties, and had remarked on their sweet sound – but I had never sat down and given them a listen. The ticket was free to me (thanks Jack), so I thought there was nothing to lose. What entailed was the best gig I’ve “just turned up…

La Politique de Personnel – Feminism, Political Correctness, and WHAT HAPPENED TO FREE SPEECH!?

I don’t often blog about politics, because with most forms of social expression I try to avoid rocking the boat – but I think neutrality is its own form of political stance, especially those that try to silence others in the form of “preventing awkwardness”. Some discussions are worth having, and so I’m going to provide you with my quick reference chart to politics – along with some fun thoughts &…