These new Ken dolls are... audacious. It's really 2017, you know. What can I say? Am I a bad person if I don't like them? They're so thoughtful. It's the Attack of the Dashing, Young, and Bold! Join Progressive Ken & co. as we dismantle hegemonic masculinity! In good old Arizona, we had a precise word … Continue reading Invasion of the Dashing, Young, & Bold- intersectional Ken
I forgot already how I heard about this. I think it was obliquely referenced in Rensin's excellent piece about the end of the world. Jesus. This is really a fuckin' can of worms, isn't it? Even though it's relatively minor news right now, I can see that it's a moment, a sort-of defining incident of … Continue reading like Lord of the Flies, mannn! @ Evergreen college
'You deserve, such more, deserve; to know you're free...' [That's a shitty song, sorry.] Julian Assange. I darest speak his name, that specter in the guilty complexes of the 1%. I darest. They tried to do him like they did 'pac. I know you hate me for saying that. Look, I don't know much about … Continue reading Zizek, Assange, & Arjuna, breaking down dystopian conjectures at the weirdo-leftist festival
Of all the ism's in the world, interlocking, inter-enabling, counter-reinforcing as they all are, I think race-ism is the most symptomatic, the ugliest, the most obvious folly. And there's a whole lot of god damn racism going around. Bill Maher, the cops, Lebron James, the cops again, and again, the white power fucks. Unfathomable. The … Continue reading -isms of race, bill maher, the cop$
My mom suggested I try to write for Teen Vogue. 'They're impressive... they're political. And they need writers. Niko, they're definitely with it.' Man. Okay. 23 is not so far from the halcyon days of teenagerdom. I'm aware that American life peaks at 17 and then flattens into a very long and slow withering … Continue reading teen vogue; teeny-bopper radicalia, twitter nazis
I feel like it's not right to talk about it so soon. It's beyond indecent, it's disgusting. We need a moment just for humanity, just to acknowledge our mutual condition of life, of existence, which has just been extinguished by madness. Madness is not a natural force. Madness can be thwarted, uprooted, and the soil … Continue reading some words on the baseball field
Super weird world. Today my friend Luka explained currency trading to me. I didn't get it. 'but what are you buying and selling? What actually is it?!' 'Nothing man. I'm just switching money, collecting the difference.' He was watching a line graph on his phone, calculating something. 'but what do those numbers mean? what determines … Continue reading currency trading, IDpol, exiting the vampire castle.