Yes, in fact—I do need to buy this. Why do you ask?
Forget all about that macho shit and learn how to play guitar.
Pro-tip: If you find yourself starting or ending a tweet with something like “27/x”, you probably should have been writing a blog post.
If you have not listened to the new Sturgill Simpson album, oh my goodness stop whatever you are doing and GO LISTEN TO THE NEW STURGILL SIMPSON ALBUM.
I was just going through the All Episodes queue in Overcast and cleaning out stuff that I know I’m not going to listen to. There are a few episodes of Lawfare’s The Report, and it all seems very quaint, given the news cycle of the past few days.
Watching a bunch of intelligent, thoughtful, engaged people tear one another up over politics is disheartening. Watching them do so on Facebook is depressing.
The grass in the yard had grown too tall for the push-reel mower, but instead of pulling the gas mower out of the back of the shed, I borrowed my neighbor’s battery-powered electric mower. I am now ready to put the gas mower out on the curb with a FREE sign. The electric is so much nicer to use.
I haven’t listened to Matthew Sweet’s Girlfriend album in ages, but the title track came on the radio yesterday and reminded me of it. There’s really not a bad song on this record.
I went to Joe Kennedy’s campaign launch event here in Greenfield tonight. I was skeptical—I’ve been pretty happy with Ed Markey—but Kennedy has a pretty compelling message. And yeah—I like that he’s actually here in Western Mass.