I’m trying to get my inbox down to zero—it was over 3000 a few weeks ago—and now I’m down to things like this. This is a photo I took on Jason’s phone and then emailed myself. We were getting to New York. If I remember right it was when we were going to see Zena el Khalil at the Powerhouse Arena.
Two big Headmaster events coming up: 5/3: The 2nd Annual Pawtucky Derby Machines With Magnets 400 Main Street, Pawtucky, RI 9pm Big hats! Fancy attire! Prizes! Giveaways! Pony ride dance contest! More! 5/8: Headmaster No. 6 NYC Release Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay & Lesbian Art 26 Wooster Street 6-8pm Both events are free and open to the public and stuff like that.
In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series Biggest Little Countdown, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Federal Hill. Home to many Italians who emigrated to the United States, Federal Hill in Providence became a bustling and vibrant community at the turn of the century. Through the years, the perception of the area has changed to one of wiseguys and an organization that can not be named (ahem). Now Federal [&]
I like to think that my neighborhood—the second best thing about Rhode Island!—is less of a one-dimensional mob-themed tourist trap than this video implies. At the same time, though, it’s very, uh… touristy. And Mafia-themed.
Actually I could get into how infuriating it is that people in/around Broadway act like they live in a different neighborhood when clearly they don’t. But I’ll save that for another day.
I’ve mentioned this before but I’m managing Uruguay in the Pop World Cup. I’m currently beating England and Costa Rica in my group but the commenters are favoring Costa Rica and if they win there’s a chance I might get knocked out. So if you’re bored, listen to the four songs and then vote for the best two. [I understand if you vote for “Flatline,” because it’s awesome. But vote for me, too!
My Fifteen Favorite Songs of the First Quarter of the Year, Roughly:
1. Sara Alina, Die With This Life 2. Hospitaliy, I Miss Your Bones 3. Yolanda B Cool, All That She Wants (fear. SYF & Fritz Helder) 4. Tube & Berger feat. Juliet Sikora, Come On Now (Set It Off) 5. Hidden Cameras, Gay Goth Scene 6. Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Runaway Daydreamer 7. Tove Lo, Not On Drugs 8. Peter Morén, Say My Name 9. K Michelle, Can’t Raise A Man 10. Toni Braxton & Babyface, Hurt You 11. Cibo Matto, MFN 12. Cymbals, Winter ‘98 13. Javiera Mena, Espada 14. Junior Prom, Sheila Put The Knife Down 15. Major Lazer feat. Pharrell, Aerosol Can