Much has been made lately about the propagation of white supremacist organization within the military, so in the spirit of making light of current events, here’s an action/response flow chart taken from Pamphlet 600-15: “Personnel-General – Extremist Activities,” the Army’s official document regarding “extremist” soldiers. The following are official instructions for any commanding officer faced with the timeless stumper: my lance corporal has a swastika on his forehead.
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Posted in News, Travel, tagged i don't even know how to tag this without attracting the wrong crowd on July 14, 2009| Leave a Comment »
Being surveyors of the pop cultural landscape carries with it a lot of responsibility. They don’t hand out those fancy bright orange camera-binocular things to just anybody you know. No sir (or ma’am), we are contractually obligated to discuss, purposefully ignore, or insult all or none major and minor popular and underground movements, events, notions, memes, undertakings, ideological tenets, works of art, media, publications, and institutions. So, naturally, we sent one of our own – RD’s in-house smug Indie Rock jerk, Eric Marsh – to the South-by-Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas. (more…)
Posted in Leisure, Music, Travel, tagged 2008, Asobi Seksu, canopy club, champaign, drunk, festival, Headlights, High Places, Mary Pearson, movie history, Music, Polyvinyl Records, pygmalion, Set it Off, The M's, urbana, Yo La Tengo on September 23, 2008| 3 Comments »
Posted in Leisure, Music, Travel, tagged 2008, beautiful ponies, black mountain, blues guitar, canopy club, chain smoking, champaign, elia kazan, escape from new york, festival, krannert art museum, Music, owen, pattern is movement, pygmalion, the hood internet, urbana on September 20, 2008| 4 Comments »
Posted in Leisure, Music, Travel, tagged 2008, bad attitudes, btw, champaign, dan deacon, dark meat, evangelicals, festival, heroin, makers mark, monotonix, Music, pbr, pygmalion, urbana on September 20, 2008| 6 Comments »