Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Saturday, February 25, 2017
So a new movie popped up on Netflix, one I'd actually been waiting to see. It's called The Curse of the Man Who Sees UFOs and it's a documentary about a California-based filmmaker and musician named Christo Rappolo who's been taking videos of strange objects in the sky in his hometown of Monterey.
Monday, February 20, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
If you pressed me for an adjective for these times I'd have to go with "bleak." The Obama era opened with so many promises and ended almost exactly as they began, with a nation bogged down in war abroad and dangerously polarized politically and economically at home. The Trump Administration and its discontents are only exacerbating the process.
Friday, February 10, 2017
In part one we looked at the established history of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (more or less) and Bowie's superhero-oriented project that directly anticipated it. We also looked at the influences that fed into Bowie's seminal creation, not the least of which was Bowie's lifelong obsession with UFOs and extraterrestrials.
Monday, February 06, 2017
"I always had a repulsive sort of need to be something more than human. I felt very very puny as a human. I thought. 'Fuck that. I want to be a Superman.'" -- David BowieIn part one we looked at David Bowie's seminal creation Ziggy Stardust and the history behind it. Or at least the history as it's known.
Saturday, February 04, 2017
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
SECRET SUN READING LIST
OK, so Riri "wins" the Super Bowl of Fashion with her pearl-encrusted Anti-Pope LARP? OK, it's...I mean... Wait. ...
Well, I have some good news, some bad news and some insanely-terrible news. Which do you want to hear first? OK, the good news? The wor...
OK, this is going to be some hit and run Synchromysticism. There's a lot to sort through and I don't have a lot of time so let&...
I never got Johnny Depp. I mean I get it; he was girl-pretty and he's quirky and artsy-fartsy and kind of rock 'n' r...
Marvel John Whiteside Parsons, who no one outside of a small handful of weirdos had ever even heard of until very recently, is the subj...
"Well, I won't say another word. You can just see for yourself."
Here's the real truth about "Robot Sex Culture," Mildred: THE HUMAN EXPERIMENT HAS FAILED. Don't believe me...
Terribly sad news: Scott Hutchison, 36, lead singer and songwriter for the Scottish rock band Frightened Rabbit fulfilled a longstanding ...
Is that supposed to look like an apron? I don't know, do we owe folks like Hal Lindsey and Harold Camping an apology? I mean...
All right, this bullshit again. I was planning to do a post about the anniversary of Chris Cornell's death but here we are. I don&...