Date Archives August 2004

Quickie

From the Wall Street Journal: —Borders and Waldenbooks take reservations and reorder anti-Kerry Swift Boaters' "Unfit for Command" to meet demand. Buyers on Amazon, the Web site says, also shop for "If It's Not Close, They Can't Cheat: Crushing the Democrats in Every Election and…

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Drew Stevens

I saw Dustin Kensrue of Thrice and Rocky Votolato Friday night at The Knitting Factory. Armed with nothing but an acoustic guitar and a mic, Dustin played a few Thrice songs (including "Madman" and by request, the beginning of "Phoenix Ignition"), two Ursus Veritas (his…

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Automobiles

(the third of three travel blogs) Jram: —"The blue masthead is hideous and the headline font screams typographic antiquity." —we all think that this is a really big art fag sentence —you should've used more pee pee doo doo humor If you're lost, see: Planes…

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Trains

(the second of three travel blogs) I visited Jord in Chicago. He was in absentia from Michigan, spending the summer in Chicago as a member of the Chicago Nintendo Street Team. For those of you who don't know, the Nintendo Street Team is a group…

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