Whether it’s Rick Sanchez of CNN for all those aspiring news anchors, or Balto, if you’re a dog that has human intelligence, everyone has an idol. Subconsciously or not, we all look up to someone at every point of our lives. Sure, they may change every so often, but it’s impossible as logical human beings to not look up to someone. At 4, I wanted to be this kid named John in my...
Chicago Sped Up
fuckkyeahchicago: link I found, Chicago sped up: http://vimeo.com/15164945 (Josh Kalven) —Someone sent it in the same day you did. ha Ha :)
They're called pimp 'daddies' for a reason. →
A DePaul University study finds that most Chicago pimps were abused as kids.
Quarantine The Past
Last night was in many ways the best night of my life. As sad as it is to say that at the age of 19, it’s very true. Sure, maybe I’ll get married one day, or maybe I’ll have sex with Selma Hayek (doubt it); however, without any hesitation, I can confidently say that I don’t think anything could ever come close to meeting the members of Pavement (this quote will obviously...
“I don’t know what qualifications are necessary to live in any certain place at any given time, but I know I don’t have them.” - Chuck Klosterman What is that makes a place home? Having family and friends there? Knowing that Main Street is west of Maple Avenue? Maybe some sort of audacious, gut feeling that tells you, “hell yeah, man, this is home.” Whatever it...
"Don't Hate The Player, Hate The Game."
The journalism field is a pretentious one at worst, and a wondrous thing at best. Actually, it’s pretty pretentious despite whatever adjective you put in front of it; however, journalism is still relevant enough that a little pomposity here and there couldn’t hurt. Writing for a blog that only 19 people follow sounds pretty pointless, and in essence, one may be right about this;...