Archive for the 'Pop Culture' Category

We Don’t Care

We’re operating like it’s the twentieth century in a twentieth first century world. The media industrial complex believes if it just beats us over the head hard enough, keeps putting faces in front of us, that we will pay attention and care. But that don’t play in an on demand world where we have access […]

Fame Today

Is based on revealing your personal information, being an open book, detailing not only your wins, but your losses, your imperfections, this is what bonds people to you. But just like the internet flipped the script for music, turning a model of scarcity into plentitude, the makers cannot see this distinct change. It’s not that […]

Kathy Griffin

Billy Bush and Kathy Griffin lose their gigs but the offender in chief keeps rollin’ right along. Ain’t that America! What is CNN afraid of? Like anybody cares about the activities of a nitwit comedian with a brain who’s in search of attention. I’m not saying I would have done it, I’m not saying it’s […]

Fyre Festival

Everybody likes to pile on. Rather than focus on the big issues, like Trump giving back to the rich, the great unwashed would rather concentrate on the foibles of a long in the tooth rapper and a greedy tech entrepreneur. Then again, that’s the world we now live in, one where everybody believes they can […]