Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs

sex-drugs-and-cocoa-puffsThere is a new genre of writing.  I call it “intellectual-ish writing about stupid stuff.”  Because I don’t know how else to categorize a book that has a definition of “solipsism” (the theory that only the self exists or can be proved to exist) in the front, but then devotes itself to the in-depth analysis of MTV’s “The Real World,” old episodes of “Saved by the Bell,” and internet pornography. Continue reading

The Visible Man- by Chuck Klosterman

the visible manOne of my greatest personal fascinations is the concept of perspective.  Personal perspective.  Perception.  The way we view the world, and ourselves in it.  Point of view.  And how the overlapping perceptions of and with others influence that perception.  I think that’s why I was destined to love The Visible Man by Chuck Klosterman.

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