A Right Prick Rant

Image yanked from Polyvore You're goddamn right I'm misogynistic! I'm also misanthropic, controversial, offensive, irreverent, belligerent, empathetic, egotistical, megalomaniacal, effusive, contradictory, paradoxical, sarcastic, benevolent, largely confused, spiteful, forgiving, aggressive, lethargic, prone to rampant adjective abuse... ...and SO many other things. Update: Such as the following, contributed by a friend, or possibly the voices in my … Continue reading A Right Prick Rant

There’s more than one way to pleasure the beast…

Whilst pursuing various "scholarly endeavors" today, I've been listening exclusively to Converge's entire discography -- including splits (no fucking demos, though) -- in chronological order. The experience is akin to masturbating furiously and then punching oneself in the dick just before climax, over and over again, with fluctuating intensity. And I mean that in a good … Continue reading There’s more than one way to pleasure the beast…

How important is intent in art?

These musings were initiated, in part, by the article 5 Insane Theories That Change How You See Great Works Of Art on Cracked.com. How important is intent in art?  Are the striking visuals of Van Gogh's paintings any less meaningful were we to discover he was colorblind?  Do the creations of an autistic individual count for less, simply because their … Continue reading How important is intent in art?