The Long Facebook Fart

Six years ago, I titled this post Why I Went Back to Myspace and Began Tweeting, saved it as a draft, and forgot about it.  Well, guess what, I’m back to somewhat wrap up this piece and let it be great. Facebook is a place i rarely go.  Why?  Because I don’t want to scroll…

The Old vs. The New

The juice train rumbles by my house every now and then. To see it for the first time, was a pleasant surprise from the standard silver amtrak cars. These were quite decorative in comparison. And unlike an amtrak, this train went on for what seemed like 4 or 5 minutes. Exhibit A (where is this?…

So what’s your Status?

“I wake with the sparrows and I hurry off to work The need for validation, babe, gone completely berserk I wanted to be your Superman but I turned out such a jerk” — “Abbatoir Blues,” Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds The powers that be behind Myspace and Facebook figured out that people really, really  like…

MYSPACE: The Sociology Experiment from Hell

I’ve spent countless hours on Myspace, killing time and giving my ADD a free for all. It never gets old, does it? There’s always 10 different things going on at any given time; messages, comments comments comments, friends requests, bullentins, updates, new birthdays, new pictures, new songs… Myspace mixed the best of both worlds —…