2016 Election

THROWBACK: That Time Donald Trump (And I) Started A Dance Craze

THROWBACK: That Time Donald Trump (And I) Started A Dance Craze

"My good friend Jim Manning turned Trump's jibberish into remix gold.  Although the remix always felt like it was missing something.  Sure, Trump was stringing together some sounds to try and make what he thought was a cohesive argument, but this political moment and remix required more."

Cracks In The Glass Ceiling

Cracks In The Glass Ceiling

Yeah, maybe that literal glass ceiling moment might have been a little over-the-top or cheesy, but given the years of misogynist and sexist jokes that have come at the expense of Secretary Clinton and the many female politicians that have come before her, we can give the excessive CGI a bit of a pass.  

Yeah, it might make a few of the same guys who were mad that a bunch of female Ghostbusters ruined their childhood, but fuck 'em.  The internet has already given their backwards cynicism too much of a voice anyway.   

The Perfect Speech: An Appreciation of Michelle Obama's DNC Address

The Perfect Speech: An Appreciation of Michelle Obama's DNC Address

In the years since my time in forensics, I have loosened up on my criteria for perfect delivery.  I distinctly remember my good friend Shannon Maney-Mugnuson one time yelling out in a speech room "VOCAL STUMBLES ARE FUCKING NORMAL, WE'RE NOT ROBOTS!"