Category: Thoughts

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Blog Brothers

I have a blog. Tom has a blog. If you like the content in one, you’d probably like the content in the other. I’d argue most of our readers overlap too. So yesterday, it hit me like a ton of shit: Why do Tom and I have two separate blogs? Why don’t we make our
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Top 8 places I want to get stuck during a snow storm

With Hurricane Johnson right around the corner, this seems like a timely topic. 8. Barnes & Noble Just kidding. I’d rather freeze to death outside naked in the snow than be stuck in a god damn Barnes & Noble for even 30 minutes. 7. Strip Club You’d think this would rank higher, but after a
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People think they’re interesting

The blizzard on Friday is the talk of the town. On Preston & Steve this morning, dozens of people called in speaking with a passion about how the blizzard affected them, and they all said the same thing: “It was crazy! I drove to the turnpike but it was closed so I had to u-turn
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Allbirds: The Modern Day Company

Allbirds is a New Zealand based casual-shoe company founded in 2014. In my opinion, they are an example of the ultimate modern day (2018) company. The Website It all starts here. Minimal Top-to-bottom scrolling Lots of white space Lots of images Short blurbs of text Clear call to actions This website kicks ASS in conversion
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‘Moral Flattening’ and Second Chances

The tweet below rings true to me. Are others disturbed by the moral flattening going on? Glenn Thrush/Al Franken should not be mentioned in the same breath as Harvey Weinstein/Kevin Spacey. — Bari Weiss (@bariweiss) November 21, 2017 Sometimes public perception feels so black and white. You’re either one of the good ones or one
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Lane Johnson’s PMT Comment

Lane Johnson said this on Pardon My Take this week. “I’d much rather have fun and win a Super Bowl than be miserable and win five Super Bowls.” Lane Johnson doesn’t know how he’d feel if he won five Super Bowls the ‘Patriot way‘, so I don’t buy what he says, but I immediately thought
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I watched the first episode of Black Mirror

I listened to that cuck Gourlay (and Jamie) and watched episode one of Black Mirror just now. Quick thoughts: I thought the acting was very good. I liked that it’s basically here’s what would probably happen if this ridiculous real-life scenario actually occurred, and could see endless opportunities for episodes based on that idea. Initially I thought
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Is Black Mirror worth watching?

Black Mirror comes highly recommended from Gourlay. He explained the first episode is about some prime minister banging a pig on TV, but that the other episodes are really good. I read a little bit of the Wiki and it actually does seem interesting. Additionally, each episode being standalone and each season being only a
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No Phone Before Bed

I check my phone every night in bed: Twitter Instagram Snapchat Crypto prices Sports scores Grinder Facebook On bad nights this can take 20 minutes. I hate it. It speaks to the addictive nature of social media that both Tom and Luke have blogged about recently. I have no reason to check other than being
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HQ Trivia Sucks

HQ Trivia is all the rage these days and it fucking sucks. Here’s why: The intros are AWFUL Every intro is a way-too-long monologue filled with bullshit puns that are charming at first; But after a week you just start to hate them. The questions are too hard I know I know, “that’s the point
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