post-racial america ftw

So (thanks to Rachel Maddow for talking this up on her show tonight: The All-American Basketball Association is a newly formed minor basketball league, meant for white people only. No, seriously, check it out. I won’t get into the dissection of the league founder’s comments, because they’re appalling and horrible. I just want to say: […]


Today, on two separate occasions, I totally rocked out in my car. I’m talking full-blown-air-drums-singing-at-top-volume-dancing-behind-the-steering-wheel rocking out. Which, in itself, is fine. The confession part comes in when I tell you what I was rocking out to: [youtube=] and this: [youtube=] You may commence mocking me now, but I stand firm: Matthew Sweet kicked ass. […]