• Black Lives Matter
    Meet Me In St Louis Will Never Sound The Same Again

    Understanding Ferguson

    by Adrienne Boettinger

    We haven’t really written about what’s going on in Ferguson. Speaking only for myself and not the other TSD writers, I haven’t known what to say. I can’t hope to understand what this must feel like for the family and friends of Michael Brown, the mothers and fathers praying to protect their sons
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    We haven’t really written about what’s going on in Ferguson. Speaking only for myself and not t
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  • Hachette
    Amazon loses the publicity fight and the right to cap e-book prices

    On the Amazon and Hachette Agreement

    by Wesley Murchison

      The dust has settled in the battle between Amazon and Hachette. A fog of war, however, still clouds the publishing industry. The news broke in a joint press release by Hachette and Amazon that celebrated a “new, multi-year agreement for e-book and print sales in the US.” Michael Pietsch, CEO of Hachette, underscored
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      The dust has settled in the battle between Amazon and Hachette. A fog of war, however, still clou
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  • Electric Guitar
    We Fucking Quit reveiw

    The Brooding Rock’n’Roll of the Helen Earth Band

    by Adriana Sabo

    Helen Earth Band is, in short, a rock band (imagine that). Further more, they are a rock band from San Diego, California, comprised out of Adam Allen, Marc Allen, Trevor Vieweg. There is a description of what they do that can be found on Bandcamp and it states: “Having played in bands ranging from Counterfit
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    Helen Earth Band is, in short, a rock band (imagine that). Further more, they are a rock band from
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Ferguson The Snap: We haven’t really
Détente The Snap:  The dust has settl
New Music The Snap: Helen Earth Band is,
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The Snap: The dust has settled in the battle between Amazon and Hachette. A fog of war, however, still clouds the publishing industry. The news broke in a joint press release by Hachette and Amazon that celebrated a "new, ...
Amazon loses the publicity fight and the right to cap e-book prices

On the Amazon and Hachette Agreement

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The dust has settled in the battle between Amazon and Hachette. A fog of war, however, still clouds the publishing industry. The news broke in a joint press release by Hachette and Amazon that celebrated a “new, multi-year agreement for e-book and print sales in the US.” Michael Pietsch, CEO of Hachette, underscored
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The Snap: We haven’t really written about what’s going on in Ferguson. Speaking only for myself and not the other TSD writers, I haven’t known what to say. I can’t hope to understand what this must feel like for ...
Meet Me In St Louis Will Never Sound The Same Again

Understanding Ferguson

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We haven’t really written about what’s going on in Ferguson. Speaking only for myself and not the other TSD writers, I haven’t known what to say. I can’t hope to understand what this must feel like for the family and friends of Michael Brown, the mothers and fathers praying to protect their sons
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The Snap: For all my railing against victim blaming (like here and here), I have to admit I’ve been a hypocrite when it comes to Bill Cosby. Well, maybe hypocrite isn’t the right word but I’ve been trying to ignore ...
Joining In On the Blame Game

I’m A Hypocrite When It Comes to Dr. Huxtable

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For all my railing against victim blaming (like here and here), I have to admit I’ve been a hypocrite when it comes to Bill Cosby. Well, maybe hypocrite isn’t the right word but I’ve been trying to ignore the reporting on the comedian’s recent downfall  and the onslaught of people coming forward to
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The Snap: While listening to Terri Gross fawn endlessly over Jon Stewart I was struck by two thoughts. One: I wanna be Terri Gross and get to fawn all over Jon Stewart. How awesome would that be? Two: Who is the ...
We Mean, Are They Intentionally Funny?

Are Conservatives Funny?

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While listening to Terri Gross fawn endlessly over Jon Stewart I was struck by two thoughts. One: I wanna be Terri Gross and get to fawn all over Jon Stewart. How awesome would that be? Two: Who is the conservative Jon Stewart? I mean, is there one? Are there any conservative comedians that
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The Snap:  Helen Earth Band is, in short, a rock band (imagine that). Further more, they are a rock band from San Diego, California, comprised out of Adam Allen, Marc Allen, Trevor Vieweg. There is a description of ...
We Fucking Quit reveiw

The Brooding Rock’n'Roll of the Helen Earth Band

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  Helen Earth Band is, in short, a rock band (imagine that). Further more, they are a rock band from San Diego, California, comprised out of Adam Allen, Marc Allen, Trevor Vieweg. There is a description of what they do that can be found on Bandcamp and it states: “Having played in bands ranging from Counterfit
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The Snap: The reviews of the current build of Google's Android version 5.0 paints a picture of a more comprehensive mobile experience than previously considered. Named Lollipop, Android 5.0 is Google's most forward ...
Google's New Mobile OS is A Wonderland of Papercraft

Android 5.0 Lollipop Review

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The reviews of the current build of Google’s Android version 5.0 paints a picture of a more comprehensive mobile experience than previously considered. Named Lollipop, Android 5.0 is Google’s most forward thinking and aesthetically thought out version. Starting with the visuals, Lollipop incorporates a new philosophy called &
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The Snap: We’ve already established how much more glorious of a place the world will be When I Am Queen of Everything. From de-douchefying Congress to shortening campaign season, from kicking the asses of upskirters to ...
Better (Or At Least Cheaper) Than The Oprah's List

The Queen of Everything’s Favorite Things

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We’ve already established how much more glorious of a place the world will be When I Am Queen of Everything. From de-douchefying Congress to shortening campaign season, from kicking the asses of upskirters to mandating office etiquette, from classing up reality TV to making the Waltons live off the salaries they pay their
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The Snap:  The Lazlo Device is a band from London that makes some really interesting music that is kind of hard to describe. Luckily, I love challenges. Members of The Lazlo Device are Leo Fenn (drums), Mark Litobarski ...
Gunslinging a 3 Track Gem

Watch Out for “The Gunslinger”

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  The Lazlo Device is a band from London that makes some really interesting music that is kind of hard to describe. Luckily, I love challenges. Members of The Lazlo Device are Leo Fenn (drums), Mark Litobarski (guitar/keys), Dan Murdoch (bass/vox) and Ross Saunders (guitar/keys). They are inspired by music of Mogwai, Wild Beasts, Griz
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The Snap: The crunch of the fall leaves underfoot and that chill in the air can mean only one thing: it’s time for RUTABAGAS! That’s right, saunter on down to your neighborhood highly caffeinated mecca and get a ...
Righteous Rutabagas is My Newest Band Name

Rutabaga: The Next Pumpkin

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The crunch of the fall leaves underfoot and that chill in the air can mean only one thing: it’s time for RUTABAGAS! That’s right, saunter on down to your neighborhood highly caffeinated mecca and get a grande rutabaga latte or caramelized rutabaga crunch muffin. Or sashay to your local gastro pub and order
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The Snap: Did you see the weirdsmobile trekkie outfits the most powerful men in the world wore this past week? Each year the pranksters at APEC, which apparently stands for Assmonkey Parade in Eccentric Clothing, pick an ...
Or They Could All Dress Like Adorable Ewoks

Dress To Oppress

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Did you see the weirdsmobile trekkie outfits the most powerful men in the world wore this past week? Each year the pranksters at APEC, which apparently stands for Assmonkey Parade in Eccentric Clothing, pick an awesomely hilarious outfit for their “family portraits.” This year the theme was “Mao at the Roxbury” and boy
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The Snap:  One of the most interesting things about the world of music we inhabit is just how different and well known influences can be combined to get something that is at the same time familiar and new. This kind of ...
Charlemagne Blue Review

Medicine Fish is Here to Remind Us: Love is all Around

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  One of the most interesting things about the world of music we inhabit is just how different and well known influences can be combined to get something that is at the same time familiar and new. This kind of ambiguity followed me throughout my experience of getting to know Medicine Fish and their
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The Snap:  Mood Mechanics is a three piece band from North Carolina. They describe themselves as an indie rock band, consisting of Denis Desloge, Brian Obernesser and Logan Tabor. They came together in 2010, when they ...
Once a Mountain Review

Art of Pop: Mood Mechanics

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  Mood Mechanics is a three piece band from North Carolina. They describe themselves as an indie rock band, consisting of Denis Desloge, Brian Obernesser and Logan Tabor. They came together in 2010, when they worked as a long distance recording project. Even though Obernesser and Tabor lived in different cities, they still managed
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