You Too Can Be A Public Lunatic–A Reading List

Do you feel like no one’s listening to you? Are you ignored at parties, in meetings, or during GOP Presidential Debates? Is it your wardrobe? Your breath? No. The real trouble is… YOU’RE JUST TOO SANE! Don’t worry. Despite the best efforts of Fox News and Glen Beck, a disquietingly high percentage of the U.S.… Continue reading You Too Can Be A Public Lunatic–A Reading List

We’re In This. How the Hell Do We Get Out Of This?

//storify.com/snowdenlit/this-is-happening/embed?header=false Okay. My six years of life in Utah taught me that if you expect the worst from Utah, then subtract 17.5%, you’ll never be disappointed in the place. But sadly this isn’t a problem we can dismiss by saying, “Forget it, Jake, it’s Salt Lake City.” It may seem strange that what started as a… Continue reading We’re In This. How the Hell Do We Get Out Of This?

Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?

–One thing that’s always perplexed me about the Super Bowl is the people who watch for the ads. I know a guy who works high up in advertising–he’s produced stuff for Apple and FedEx–and I can see why he would care. He earns his living tilling that particular soil. But why anyone who doesn’t make a… Continue reading Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?