Stepping up the game on his online comic strip of the same name, my brother Jack has begun a series of online shorts featuring the craven midget-mutant Rad Raz. They’re seriously turning out really good, and I’m not just saying that because he used my song for the theme music (though I gotta say, that […]
Entries Tagged as 'Big Ups'
October 15th, 2009 · No Comments
April 17th, 2009 · 18 Comments
Hopefully by making this post I’m not schooling you on Tom Scharpling, the screenwriter/DJ responsible for The Best Show on WFMU, the bizarre and hilarious New Jersey-based call-in show that features Scharpling’s and buddy Jon Wurster’s (also the drummer for Superchunk) unhinged, demented characters and phone calls. If so, I can’t recommend more that you […]
February 21st, 2009 · 12 Comments
OK people, get ready for some big LULZ!!! I just found a site that’s scoopin’ ‘em out by the gallon! With nuts!
Objective Ministries (http://objectiveministries.org) is kind of like The Onion of crazy fundamentalist Christian church websites and newsletters. Right now the site is featuring one of its “Secularism Alerts” with a spoof on President Barack […]
October 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments
As I call it, Frank Zappa got the best ever jab in on rock critics when he said, “Most rock journalism is people who can’t write, interviewing people who can’t talk, for people who can’t read.”
I’ll second that. But there are such things as good rock critics. A good rock critic is usually someone with […]
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September 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Ever send in a cover letter and feel a little iffy about it? “What if I misspelled the Hiring Manager’s name? Shit–I should’ve put a comma instead of a semi-colon here. Why must I be so lax and irresponsible with my use of semi-colons?!?” Well, now you can take a deep breath and bask in […]
August 28th, 2008 · 18 Comments
Persona Don Dada isn’t a website that is wont to slap its endorsement on just any old crap. If I say I love something, hey buddy–I mean it from the bottom of my heart. I’m going to try to make Big Ups a regular feature on the site just endorsing a website that I dig.