French Montana's Excuse My French Listening Party - HiLo - 5/7/13 -
Better Than: Keeping track of when Excuse My French is finally coming out. French Montana has three glittering chains around…
I went to French Montana’s listening party and wrote about it for the Village Voice. Come for the Vines, stay for the Vines.
Ezra Koenig stares into my soul, laughs.
timocratic youth: this post consists of approximately one thousand words on the drag scene in the playstation video game 'final fantasy... -
There’s this bit about three, four hours into Squaresoft classic and The One RPG Everyone Owned On The PlayStation Final Fantasy VII where notoriously you have to dress the protagonist as a lady. (In his Kotaku retrospective Tim Rogers complains about the scene, and the use of the term…
This is great, and also because of this part:
A lot of this is pretty obscure; I had to go to GameFAQs to ahem freshen my memory. (My impression is that Final Fantasy VII more or less invented the need for GameFAQs, but I could be wrong there.)
… which reminded me that I signed up for GameFAQs at age 11 because I needed help with something in Final Fantasy VIII, which was a game later in the series but very much along those lines. I still lurk the message boards out of habit—my original account is still active, and has been so for more than half my life.
Just a bunch o’ cinnamon squares. Have some or don’t, it’s alright with me. (shrug)
I Love College: Turning Up at Yale's Spring Fling with Macklemore | NOISEY -
We sent an adult to watch Macklemore perform at Yale’s annual music festival, and it made him realize that “tryhard” is an occupation.
Shoutout to zombiecuddle dot tumblr dot com for the invite—I didn’t get into it in the article, but he and his friends devised an epic (yes, epic) beer pong variation built around several American wars. (We got through Revolutionary, 1812, Civil, Spanish-American and World I before losing steam.) More fun than Macklemore, even!
Who wants to shotgun kombucha and get fucked up?