Game Criticism

With the somewhat recent row about Dead or Alive Xtreme 3’s sexism and with anger at the comments about the reality that choices in video games are political in response to [...]

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Gluttony Mise en abîme

I’ve imbibed Ancient Aliens sober many a times, probably an unhealthy amount. I get it: It’s an ambient, lulling salve, a comforting bath of ludicrousness, blinking [...]

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Lonesome Crowded West

Both Billy the Kid and James A. Garfield were fatally shot in July of 1881. Kid died at the scene; it took 11 weeks and sepsis for Garfield to kick the bucket. Separated by [...]

August 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Viscous Television!

Seeing people vomit is a singular human experience. Should you have the opportunity, take it in; there’s nothing quite like it. Watching in person, it’s profoundly [...]

August 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Lost Music

“I work my fingers to the bone. Not a pretty little penny have I got to show. Not looking for much, just a little bit of rest by the side of the road…” -David Lamb of [...]

July 11, 2016 // 1 Comment